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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Elections and Voting

July 4th Voting Message Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2020 U.S. elections! In order to vote in the November 2020 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a  Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)  in 2020.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, you must complete an FPCA each year to participate ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Pristina, Kosovo (August 4, 2020)

Country: Kosovo Event: 1) Deteriorating capacity to deal with Covid-19 patients, shortage of supplies, and unenforced safety measures result in one of the world’s highest per capita rates for new Covid-19 infections. 2) Limited ability of the U.S. Embassy in Pristina to assist in medical emergencies. 3) Additional restrictions on social gatherings. If you plan to ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Pristina, Kosovo (July 27, 2020)

Country: Kosovo There are no major changes from the 06 July message. Event: General pandemic and travel information. If you plan to enter or depart Kosovo this summer, please read this entire Health Alert for important details. Curfews are still in place for Pristina, Prizren, Ferizaj, and Vushtrri between 2100-0500. Facial coverings in public are now obligatory. ...
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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Kosovo. Country-Specific Information: We understand the desire to visit family and friends, but we urge you to postpone or cancel travel to Kosovo this summer. Kosovo remains under a  Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel  due to Covid-19. The health situation is deteriorating, and public institutions are struggling to keep up with demand. It is possible that border restrictions could be re-imposed with ...
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