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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  11/16/20 Country-Specific Information: The DRC is open for routine business with few restrictions. Airports, ports, and borders are open. Masks are required in public spaces. Entry and Exit Requirements: Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Yes Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR or serology) required for entry? Yes Are health screening procedures in place at airports and ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC (November 17, 2020) Location: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: A march is planned for Wednesday November 18, 2020 in Kinshasa.  The march is expected to start at 09:00 am near the Tour de l’Echangeur in Limete, proceed through Boulevard Lumumba, Boulevard Triomphal, the Kimpwanza roundabout, and ...
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Online Auction

The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa announces to the public that it is organizing an online auction of furniture, equipment, office supplies, hardware, auto spare parts, vehicles and other goods. Please visit the Embassy’s auction site at (French  https://online-auction.state.gov/fr-FR ) or (English  https://online-auction.state.gov/ ) and click on “Kinshasa” to view current and upcoming items for sale. After clicking ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC

Location: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: There are reports of political gatherings planned for Saturday November 14, 2020 in Kinshasa.  Groups are expected to form at 08:00 am starting at Place Echangeur in Limete moving toward Triomphal Boulevard in the area of the Palais du Peuple.  U.S. government personnel are advised to ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC (November 6, 2020) Location: N’djili airport, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: A large gathering is taking place near N’djili airport.   U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area if possible or remain alert if in the area.  Heavy traffic conditions and a heightened police ...
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