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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: 10/14/2021 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days ...
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United States Donates Additional Protective Gear to Fight COVID-19 in Rwanda

KIGALI (October 7, 2021) — As further demonstration of United States commitment to improving health in Rwanda, the United States yesterday donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and other medical supplies to protect Rwandan doctors, nurses, and other medical workers from COVID-19, with a total donation value of more than 147 million Rwandan francs.  The new ...
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United States Committed to Improving Health in Rwanda through Training

KIGALI (September 29, 2021) — The United States is committed to working with the people and government of Rwanda to improve health through assistance such as training.  Today Ambassador of the United States to the Republic of Rwanda Peter Vrooman participated in a Rwanda Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FETP) Scientific Conference at the ...
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United States Committed to Combating HIV/AIDS and Inclusion of People with Disabilities

KIGALI (September 28, 2021) — The United States is committed working with the people and Government of Rwanda to combat HIV/AIDS in Rwanda and to support the inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of society.  Today, Ambassador of the United States to the Republic of Rwanda Peter Vrooman participated at a forum to ...
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Paul Rusesabagina Case Outcome

Paul Rusesabagina Case Outcome Press Statement Ned Price, Department Spokesperson September 20, 2021 The United States is concerned by the Government of Rwanda’s conviction of U.S. lawful permanent resident Paul Rusesabagina on September 20. The reported lack of fair trial guarantees calls into question the fairness of the verdict. We have consistently highlighted the importance ...
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