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Remarks: General Laura Richardson, Commander of U.S. Southern Command at South American Defense Conference, SOUTHDEC

SOUTHDEC 2022 opening remarks: General Laura Richardson September 14th, 2022 (As prepared for delivery) Buenos dias! Bom gia! Goedemorgen! And Good Morning! Ambassador Baki, Minister Lara, LTG Proano, thank you for welcoming us to your beautiful country for this year’s South American Defense Conference, SOUTHDEC. It’s such an honor, and a pleasure, to be here ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 9/13/2022 Travel to the United States As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on ...
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STATEMENT BY SECRETARY ANTONY J. BLINKEN – Ecuador’s Independence Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States and the American people, I send warm greetings as you celebrate the 213th anniversary of your declaration of independence. The United States proudly stands with Ecuador, a democratic leader in our hemisphere.  Our bilateral relationship grew over the past year as we worked closely to strengthen ...
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AMERICAN CITIZEN SERVICES IN THE CITY OF CUENCA – August 30 and 31, 2022

The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services and accept passport applications in the City of Cuenca on Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Where: Abraham Lincoln Center Calle Borrero 5-18 y Honorato Vásquez Cuenca When: Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 1:00 PM ...
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Health Alert – Monkeypox

Location: Countrywide Event: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Monkeypox in Multiple Countries. The World Health Organization has determined the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (click here to view the WHO’s determination). The Ecuadorian Ministry of ...
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