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Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Republic of Cyprus Foreign Minister Christodoulides

January 15, 2021 READOUT For Immediate Release The following is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Republic of Cyprus (ROC) Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Christodoulides agreed that the strength of the U.S.-ROC relationship is at an all-time high as a result of ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)    Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19.        Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must ...
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Health Alert: Cyprus

On January 8, 2021 the Republic of Cyprus announced further measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  The announcement is available in English here:  https://www.pio.gov.cy/coronavirus/uploads/8012021_diloseisYPygeiasEN.pdf   Beginning at 5:00 am on Sunday, January 10 until at least January 31:   Approval by sending an SMS to 8998 is required to leave one’s residence (people over 65 can use a printed form.)  Each resident is permitted two permissions per day. Exceptions ...
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Acting Secretary Wolf’s Remarks on Signing Joint Declaration of Intent on Border Security Cooperation

(As delivered) Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf January 5, 2021 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus The Foreign Minister and I just concluded an excellent meeting. Our discussions focused on the strong partnership between the United States and the Republic of Cyprus to face common security challenges ...
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Remarks by Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Wolf at the Groundbreaking Ceremony for CYCLOPS

(As prepared for delivery) Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf January 4, 2021 Larnaca, Cyprus It is an honor for me to be here today to help break ground on the Cyprus Center for Land, Open-Seas, and Port Security, known as CYCLOPS. Thank you to Foreign Minister Christodoulides, and to the Republic of ...
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