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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Norway (January 25, 2021)

Location: Norway Event: Below you will find updates to Norwegian entry requirements, quarantine regulations, and COVID-19 mitigation measures.  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 information. New entry requirements and stricter quarantine regulations:  On January 23, the Norwegian Government announced proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 24 hours prior to departure is required for entry. Also, there will be fewer ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)

Location:  Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Norway (January 21, 2021)

Location: U.S. Embassy, Huseby neighborhood, Oslo, Norway Event: A demonstration is planned to take place at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo off of Sørkedalsveien in the Huseby neighborhood on Friday, January 22, 2021 beginning at approximately 2:30 p.m.  The Embassy anticipates 50 demonstrators; local police will direct them to protest in a designated area away from the Embassy grounds. ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Norway (January 20, 2021)

Location: Ullern Neighborhood, Oslo, Norway Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Oslo, Norway has been notified of attempts by a man to lure local-area children into a vehicle in the Ullern neighborhood of Oslo last week around January 11-15, 2021.  The man is described as having short, dark hair and a mustache.  He reportedly offered children candy ...
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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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