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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: 09/10/20 U.S. State Department: Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)  to receive travel and security updates from U.S. Embassy Nicosia. Updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is that all international travelers arriving in the United States should stay home for 14 days from the time they returned from international travel. U.S. Citizens seeking ...
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Under Secretary of State David Hale in Cyprus

Press Release August 16, 2020 Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale met Republic of Cyprus Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides on Sunday, August 16, in Larnaca. The two discussed the growing strategic significance of the Eastern Mediterranean and recent developments in the region, including in Lebanon. Under Secretary Hale expressed America’s ...
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U.S. Citizens:  August 1 deadline to register and request absentee ballots.

In order to vote in the November 2020 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2020.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, you must complete an FPCA each year to participate in elections as an overseas absentee voter.  Registering and ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunities: Call for Grant Proposals

  July 17, 2020 The U.S. Embassy in Cyprus announces a call for proposals for funding requests between USD $1,000 and USD $5,000 for projects that encourage and promote mutual understanding and collaboration between the United States and Cyprus. We are accepting proposals from individuals and non-profit organizations such as youth or human rights organizations, educators, non-governmental organizations ...
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U.S. International Military Education and Training for the Republic of Cyprus

The IMET program promotes regional stability and defense capabilities through professional military education and training. The Republic of Cyprus is an important partner in the Eastern Mediterranean region. The United States is pleased to announce our intention to provide International Military Education and Training (IMET) to the Republic of Cyprus. We look forward to continuing ...
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