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Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Peruvian Foreign Minister Maúrtua

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release​​​​​​ November 10, 2021 Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Peruvian Foreign Minister Maúrtua The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Peruvian Foreign Minister Óscar Maúrtua today in Lima, Peru.  Deputy Secretary Sherman and Foreign Minister Maúrtua discussed opportunities for progress under the Build Back Better World Initiative, how the United States and Peru can work together to address the climate crisis, and our ...
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Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Travel to Uruguay and Peru

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON NOVEMBER 5, 2021 In Montevideo from November 7-9, Deputy Secretary Sherman will meet with senior government officials to discuss continued efforts to advance democratic governance and human rights in the region; reinforce U.S.-Uruguay economic, security, and counternarcotics cooperation; discuss climate and environmental protection issues; and engage on other matters reflecting the important U.S.-Uruguay ...
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Health Alert: President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy (November 1, 2021)

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru Location: Worldwide Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy.  This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us.  Effective November 8, all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, ...
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Health Alert: Updates to Government of Peru Quarantine and Movement Restrictions (November 1, 2021)

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: Updates to Government of Peru Quarantine and Movement Restrictions (November 1, 2021) On October 30, 2021, the Government of Peru announced the extension of emergency self-quarantine and movement restrictions due to COVID-19, effective Monday, November 1 to Sunday November 14, 2021. The Jorge Chavez International airport in Lima remains ...
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Health Alert: Government of Peru Announces Halloween Restrictions (October 26, 2021)

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: Government of Peru Announces Halloween Restrictions (October 26, 2021) On October 25, 2021, the Government of Peru announced that in accordance with Supreme Decree N° 131-2021-PCM, all large gatherings/parties/events are prohibited on Sunday, October 31st, to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 spread during Halloween and Día de la Canción Criolla. ...
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