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Health Alert: Government of Peru Implements Revised COVID Regulations and Curfews, Peru (January 15, 2021)

On January 13, 2021, the government of Peru updated its COVID regulations and curfews with the new norms effective January 15, 2021.  The government of Peru also indicated that it will reevaluate and adjust these public health measures every 15 days. The decrees establish regional alert levels of Moderate, High, Very High, and Extreme.  Each ...
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Health Alert: Updated Requirements for Travel to the United States (January 13, 2021)

Effective January 26, 2021, all air passengers traveling to the United States from a foreign country, including U.S. citizens, must present either proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within three days of departure, or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19.  Airlines must confirm the negative test result or documentation of recovery for all passengers before ...
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Alert – Extensions of quarantines, curfews, beach closures, and prohibition of long international flights (January 8, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: A 14-day quarantine on arrival is mandatory for all foreigners, nationals, or residents who enter Peru on or after January 4.  Travelers who plan to visit Peru for fewer than 14 days must complete the full quarantine and, therefore, should contact their airlines to change their tickets. Government of Peru officials ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru (January 1, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: Government of Peru Implements New COVID Testing and Quarantine requirements for International Arrivals, Peru (January 1, 2021) From January 1, 2021 to January 3, 2021, Peruvian health officials will administer a COVID-19 antigen test to all passengers arriving on flights originating from countries where new variants of the virus have been ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru

Interested in Being a Diplomat? Take the Foreign Service Officer Test. The next opportunity to join the U.S. Department of State as a Foreign Service Officer (diplomat) will be in February 2021! The computer-based Foreign Service Officer exam will be offered in Lima on the morning of Tuesday, February 2, 2021 and the afternoon of Thursday, February ...
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