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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Albania. Last updated on 2/10/2021. *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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Remarks by Acting Deputy Chief of Mission and Public Affairs Officer Brian Beckmann at the National CVE Help Line Event

Deputy Minister Kuko, Director Dervishi, Mr. Hupin, Mr. Veenkamp, Ms. Luarasi, Dear Guests, Good Morning. Thank you for the invitation to be part of this event today. I am so glad to see several partners gathered here in support of our shared fight against violent extremism, because this is exactly that, a shared effort. Our ...
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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Albania. Last updated on 2/10/2021. *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Kim at the EXBS Donation of Equipment to Albanian Border and Migration Police

Director General Veliu, Director Merkaj, thank you for this opportunity to share some thoughts on this important occasion. I have said this before and I’ll say it again: democracy, defense, and business are the United States’ top priorities here.  On defense and matters of security, the U.S. Government’s staunch commitment to strengthening law enforcement in ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Yuri Kim at the Pyramid Works Inspection

Prime Minister Rama, Mayor Veliaj, Albanian-American Development Foundation (AADF) CEOs, Mr. Mata and Mr. Sarapuli, friends: “History” is a curious thing. We often talk about “the course of history,” as if events have a life and will of their own, and people are carried along in its course. On the other hand, we also talk ...
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