News & Events

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia (March 14, 2020)

Location:  Armenia   Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 100,000 reported cases worldwide.   The Department of State has issued a Global Level 3 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of ...
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COVID-19 Information

In order to ensure you have the most current information regarding COVID-19 and its impact on travel to the United States, you should visit  www.dhs.gov  and  www.whitehouse.gov . There you will find information regarding the  travel restrictions on foreign nationals  who have been in the Schengen zone, China or Iran.  The restrictions do not apply to U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents and some ...
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#BridgingStories II exhibit connects a second group of Armenian and Turkish photographers through shared stories

On Friday, January 24, 2020, U.S. Ambassador Lynne M. Tracy opened a photo exhibit in Yerevan highlighting new collaborations between young Armenian and Turkish photographers. The exhibit features a collection of work from 20 Armenian and Turkish photojournalists, who spent four months developing their skills and taking a remarkable set of photographs that tell the ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Yerevan

Location: Armenia Event: Effective 1 January 2020, potential penalties for evasion of military service in Armenia have changed.  The section of Armenia’s legal code which governs evasion of military service is Article 327 Evasion from regular military service or training exercises of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Armenia, accessible online at  http://parliament.am/legislation.php?sel=show&ID=1349&lang=eng .  Armenian citizens, including ...
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