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“Democracy is Precious” by Ambassador Lynne M. Tracy, U.S. Ambassador to Armenia

On January 20, 2021 just before 12:00pm in Washington, D.C., President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. took the oath of office to become the 46th President of the United States.  His Vice President, Kamala Harris, was also sworn in, becoming not only the first woman, but also the first Black and Indian American to hold the ...
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Inaugural Address by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.

The United States Capitol 11:52 AM EST THE PRESIDENT: Chief Justice Roberts, Vice President Harris, Speaker Pelosi, Leader Schumer, Leader McConnell, Vice President Pence, distinguished guests, and my fellow Americans. This is America’s day. This is democracy’s day. A day of history and hope. Of renewal and resolve. Through a crucible for the ages America ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and documentation ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated ACS Appointment Procedures (December 14, 2020)

Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated ACS Appointment Procedures (December 14, 2020) Due to the current situation related to COVID-19, American Citizen Services continues to provide emergency services only. All American Citizen Services visitors should  schedule your appointment on-line . Due to COVID-19, some appointment procedures have changed. Please ensure you follow the below procedures when making an ACS appointment and ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia – December 11, 2020

Location: Armenia Event: The U.S. Embassy has removed all travel restrictions for official personnel within Armenia.  The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to exercise caution near the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan.  Travel by official U.S. personnel to Nagorno-Karabakh remains prohibited.  The U.S. Embassy also advises U.S. citizens to remain cautious when traveling in ...
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