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NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

STEP: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. U.S. Citizens Travelers: Please enroll in  step.state.gov  to receive alerts & ensure you can be located in an emergency. U. S. Citizens in an Emergency: In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); or contact the nearest ...
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USCG Cutter Hamilton visits Malta

U.S. Coast Guard cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) will enter Malta’s historic Grand Harbor on Monday, May 17, 2021.  This is the ship’s first visit to Malta. During Hamilton’s visit, officers and crew will engage in training exercises with the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM).  The AFM’s Maritime Safety and Security Training Centre is modeled on ...
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2020 Report on International Religious Freedom

You can now read the U.S. Department of State’s 2020 International Religious Freedom Report, describing the status of religious freedom in every country.  The report covers government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world.  The U.S. Department of State submits ...
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New Travel Advisory: Malta – Level 4: Do Not Travel

Malta – Level 4: Do Not Travel Do not travel to Malta due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Malta due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in country. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Malta. ...
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2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

You can now read the U.S. Department of State’s 45th annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. The 2020 Human Rights Report consists of 198 country reports, highlighting the progress made, the ground lost, and the work that remains in ensuring respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms everywhere. Read the report here: https://www.state.gov/reports/2020-country-reports-on-human-rights-practices/
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