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Travel - State Dept 6h
Packing to visit the in-laws abroad this holiday season? Don’t forget to check passport expiration dates for the whole family. Adult passports are valid for 10 years versus 5 years for children under 16.
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Exchange Programs 7h
Don't miss your chance to ask student and exchange visa questions! Join us NOW for a Facebook live with & U.S. visas experts → .
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Travel - State Dept 23h
Are you interested in studying in the United States? Join us for a Facebook Live event discussing student visas, tomorrow, November 20 at 8:00 AM EST! Click "interested" now to get a reminder on Facebook when we go live!
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Travel - State Dept 23h
Security Alert: Due to recent extremist attacks US Embassy personnel are prohibited from personal travel to western Tillaberi. This includes the border region west of Bolsi to Boumba, and includes La Tapoa and the area of Parc W.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 19
Security Alert: reports of burning barricades and rock throwing in lower Delmas, to include Delmas 32 and 40. Avenue John Brown is blocked. U.S. citizens are advised not to attempt to drive through barricades or protests.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 19
Weather Alert: On November 18 the erupted, generating a current of volcanic matter toward Barranca Seca/Santa Teresa. Areas reporting ash fall: Panimache I and II, Santa Sofia, Sangre de Cristo, Finca Palo Verde, Alotenango, Antigua Guatemala.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 19
Demonstration Alert: Protests planned throughout Guinea for the week of Nov. 19. These demonstrations and marches have not been approved by the Government. Avoid area of demonstrations. Route and location details here:
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Travel - State Dept Nov 19
Replying to @360uncensored
We encourage you to review recent security alerts at: . New alerts will also be published to that page.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 17
Security Alert: Exercise increased caution due to expected demonstrations, traffic disruptions, and possible increase in criminal activity during and leading up to the G20 Leaders’ Summit from Nov. 30 – Dec. 1.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
Be sure to download a messaging app that’s popular in your host country before your departure, so you can communicate using Wi-Fi until you’re able to get a new cell phone number. Some popular ones: WhatsApp, Line, WeChat, KakaoTalk, and Facebook Messenger.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
Keep an eye on safety and security developments while traveling internationally this holiday season. We make it easy with the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program. Enroll your upcoming trip at .
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
Demonstration Alert: Large demonstrations with 10-20K participants expected to begin at approximately 6pm on Nov. 17 in and . Road closures will begin at 1pm and cause severe traffic disruptions. Avoid area of demonstrations.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
Demonstration Alert: Demonstration expected on Nov. 16 from 18:00–20:00 at Egyetem tér in District 5. Authorities expect up to 5000 participants. Exercise caution if you intend to be in the area at the time of the demonstration.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
The Passport Agency is closed today due to inclement weather. If you had an appointment today and have not been contacted to reschedule please call us at 1-877-487-2778.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 16
Did you know in Japan the academic year runs from April to March? Or that on average 9,000+ U.S. students study abroad in Australia each year? Be in the know of your study abroad host country by reading the customized Country Profiles at .
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Travel - State Dept Nov 15
Safety abroad is not only your top priority, it’s our priority too. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) for up-to-date safety alerts. Go to to enroll.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 15
Security Alert: The Embassy has received notice of large demonstrations planned for Nov. 18 in Port-au-Prince, and possibly other locations. Out of an abundance of caution, the Embassy is requiring its American employees to shelter in place beginning at 12pm on Nov. 17.
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Travel - State Dept Nov 15
If the cold weather has you dreaming of a tropical getaway, make sure you have everything you need by using our traveler’s checklist:
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Travel - State Dept Nov 15
Replying to @Brunon_Fire
Have your tried using different browsers? Also, have you tried clearing your cookies and then trying again?
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Travel - State Dept Nov 15
Replying to @MichaelErman4
There have been more than 300 million passport applications submitted since 1992, 100 million of which were processed by the National Passport Center. You can see our full list of passport agencies here:
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