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2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements. The U.S. Department of State submits reports on all countries receiving assistance and all United Nations member states to the U.S. Congress in accordance ...
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Health Alert: New National COVID-19 Measures; U.S. Embassy Norway (March 26, 2021)

Location: Norway Event: Below you will find information on new national COVID-19 prevention measures from the Norwegian government.  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 National Measures for Quarantine and Recreational Activities The Norwegian government has implemented stricter measures in response to the increase in COVID-19 cases and in order to prevent the spread of infection to areas with low infection rates.  On March 23rd, the Norwegian government announced new regulations for quarantine and recreational activities and recommendations regarding social gatherings and non-essential travel.  Please review the  press release  for specifics. In addition to the national measures, we recommend that you always check with your Municipality if stricter measures are implemented ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Norway (March 19, 2021)   

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Norway (March 19, 2021) Location: Norway Event: Below you will find an update on the national measures from the Norwegian Government and information regarding the Embassy Emergency 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 information.  Updated National Measures  The Norwegian Governments and several Municipalities have implemented ...
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Joint statement on the announcement of the 2021 Abel Prize Laureates

A joint statement on the announcement of the 2021 Abel Prize Laureates from the Embassies of Hungary, Israel, and the United States of America: Today, the Abel Prize for 2021 was awarded to Professor László Lovász of the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics (ELKH, MTA Institute of Excellence) and Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary and Israel-born Professor Avi ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Norway (March 04, 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 Monday, March 8, 2021. The group plans to gather outside Parliament at 1 PM, then march from Parliament to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and finally come ...
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