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Health Alert – New U.S. COVID-19 Test Entry Requirement, U.S. Embassy Oslo, Norway (January 13, 2021)

Location: Norway Event: CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement to All Air Passengers Entering the United States The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is  expanding the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test  to all air passengers entering the United States.  Testing before and after travel is a critical layer to slow the introduction and spread of COVID-19, effective for inbound travelers beginning January ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Oslo, Norway (December 22, 2020)

Location: Norway Event:  The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Norway and other locations worldwide.  For information regarding the impact of COVID-19, visit our  COVID Information Page . To prevent the introduction of a new variant of Covid-19 discovered in the UK, effective Monday December 21, 2020,  Norway banned all direct flights from the United Kingdom to Norway  for a period of 48 ...
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Travel Advisory: New Norwegian Entry and Quarantine Requirements

Below you will find updates to Norwegian entry requirements and quarantine information.  The Department of State advises all U.S. citizens to read country-specific  Travel Advisories  and  U.S. Embassy Oslo’s COVID-19 information page  for updated information.  U.S. citizens are not permitted to enter Norway unless the traveler qualifies for a travel exception.  The complete list of border closure exceptions and most up-to-date information can be found on the  Norwegian Directorate of Immigration COVID-19 information page. New entry requirements and ...
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Alert: COVID-19 Regulations Update and Limited ACS Services

Below you will find updates to national and local novel coronavirus (COVID-19) mitigation measures and information on emergency appointments for consular services.  The Department of State advises all U.S. citizens to read country-specific  Travel Advisories  and  U.S. Embassy Oslo’s COVID-19 information page  for updated information. New National and Local COVID-19 Mitigation Measures:  On October 26, 2020, the Norwegian Government published new national restrictions to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic.  These national regulations went into effect October 28 and include limitations on ...
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Security Messages for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Alert (29 October 2020, 14:00)

A demonstration is planned to take place at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo off of Sørkedalsveien in the Huseby neighborhood on Thursday, October 29, 2020 beginning at approximately 2:00 p.m. The start times of the demonstrations are variable, and we cannot accurately predict the number of demonstrators involved.  Furthermore, while most demonstrations in Oslo are ...
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