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U.S. Government Donates Mobile Field Hospital to Belize

For Immediate Release September 17, 2021 Joint Press Release Belmopan – U.S. Embassy Belmopan joined the U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) today for the official handover of a U.S.-funded mobile field hospital to the Belizean government. The field hospital donation is another pillar of the United States’ continuing commitment to helping Belize respond to the COVID-19 ...
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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize

September 16, 2021 Location:  Belize Event:  Updated Curfew Hours and COVID-19 Restrictions. In response to increasing numbers of COVID-19 infections, the Government of Belize has announced additional curfew and movement restrictions in Belize, which will begin at midnight on Sunday, September 19, 2021. A daily curfew will be in effect from 7:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m., with ...
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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Belmopan, Belize

Location:  Belize Event: Travel Advisory Level 4: Do not travel to Belize due to COVID-19. Do not travel to Belize due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Belize due to crime. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Belize due to current COVID-19 conditions. ...
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U.S. Embassy Donation Protects Belize’s Agricultural Sector from the Medfly

Belmopan – In support of Belize’s agricultural sector, today the U.S. Embassy donated essential equipment to the Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA) to aid in Mediterranean fruit fly eradication efforts. The donation, valued at over US$40,000, includes insect traps and lures planned for use in field operations and in surveillance activities in two active Medfly ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Narcotics Investigation Training for High-Ranking Security Officials

Belmopan – Today the U.S. Embassy Belmopan concluded a one-week training on Tactical Safety and Planning to provide senior level officials with enhanced knowledge and skills to combat narco-trafficking. The one-week training was facilitated by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and was funded by the Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and ...
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