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Security Messages for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Alert (5 June 2020, 14:00-20:00)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Oslo, Norway – 5 June 2020 A demonstration is planned to take place at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo off of Sørkedalsveien in the Huseby neighborhood today, June 5, 2020, related to protests occurring across the United States.  The demonstration is scheduled to begin at 1600 (4:00 p.m.) at the U.S. ...
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Alert: COVID-19 Information – May 29, 2020

Updates: On May 29, the Norwegian government announced that routine travel between Norway and Denmark will be allowed without quarantine starting June 15.  For more information, see the May 29 press release . On May 28, the Norwegian government updated quarantine rules and announced that work travel between the Nordic countries will be allowed starting June 1.  For more ...
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PRC National People’s Congress Proposal on Hong Kong National Security Legislation

STATEMENT BY SECRETARY MICHAEL R. POMPEO May 27, 2020 PRC National People’s Congress Proposal on Hong Kong National Security Legislation Last week, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) National People’s Congress announced its intention to unilaterally and arbitrarily impose national security legislation on Hong Kong. Beijing’s disastrous decision is only the latest in a series ...
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B-1s integrate with allies and partners; fly over Sweden for first-time

Two B-1B Lancers from the 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, conducted a long-range strategic Bomber Task Force mission to the Nordic region May 20, 2020. The mission marked the first time B-1s have flown over Sweden to integrate with Swedish Gripens while conducting close-air support training with Swedish Joint Terminal Attack ...
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