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March 29, 2020 For U.S. Citizens Seeking to Depart DRC:  The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa is exploring all options to assist U.S. citizens in the DRC.  We are compiling a list of U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents seeking to leave DRC.  If you would be interested in options to leave, please send the following information ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: Prepare for Upcoming Kinshasa Confinement Restrictions The City of Kinshasa has reportedly postponed the period of intermittent total confinement of all residents that was to start Saturday March 28.  However; the restrictions may begin in the coming days.  There is a possibility that the new confinement measures will be 14 ...
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Health Alert U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: Kinshasa Confinement Restrictions Postponed; Caution Urged The City of Kinshasa has reportedly postponed the period of intermittent total confinement of all residents that was to start Saturday March 28.  There are no known checkpoints and traffic appears to be circulating.  Conditions and restrictions may change quickly and without much advance ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: Kinshasa Confinement Restrictions to Begin Saturday March 28 The City of Kinshasa is expected to announce an intermittent total confinement of all residents starting Saturday March 28.  It will be a rotation of four days of confinement then two days when people are allowed to move about and re-stock supplies.  This ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: Requesting Assistance to Depart DRC The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa is considering all options to assist U.S. citizens in DRC.  We are compiling a list of U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents seeking to leave DRC.  If you would be interested in options to leave,  please visit our  website on COVID-19  and send the below ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (March 25, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (March 25, 2020) Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: DRC Presidential Decree of State of Emergency The government of the DRC has declared a State of Emergency effective March 24 to limit the spread of COVID-19.  All domestic passenger flights between Kinshasa and the provinces are suspended.  The suspension ...
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