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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize

Location:  Entry into the United States Event:  UPDATE – Travel Advisory for Belize Level Three Reconsider Travel. Reconsider travel to Belize due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Belize due to crime.  Some areas have increased risk.  Please read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Basic Investigation Training

Joint Press Release Belmopan – U.S. Embassy Belmopan hosted a two-week Basic Investigation Training for officers of the Belize Police Department, which concluded today. Twenty-nine officers who serve in various units including the Crimes Investigation Branch, the Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Units, and the Anti-gang Taskforce graduated at a ceremony held today at the ...
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Peace Corps Takes Steps to Return to Service Overseas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 30 June 2021 CONTACT: Press Office, pressoffice@peacecorps.gov Peace Corps Takes Steps to Return to Service Overseas Agency will resume inviting volunteers to serve in countries that have met rigorous health, security and safety standards WASHINGTON – Today, the Peace Corps announced that it is a step closer to returning volunteers to overseas service. ...
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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize

Location: Entry into the United States Event: Temporary Suspension on the Importation of Dogs into the United States. On June 14, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a  Notice of Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries  suspending the importation of dogs from countries classified by the CDC, as high risk for dog rabies, including Belize AND from countries that are ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Advanced Narcotics Investigation Training

For Immediate Release Joint Press Release June 25, 2021 Belmopan – U.S. Embassy today concluded a one-week training course on Advanced Narcotics Investigations for senior officers of Belize’s enforcement units.  The training will improve the participants’ capacity to plan and coordinate investigation and interdiction of narcotics trafficking and trans-national crime in Belize. Participants included various ...
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