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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information COVID-19 Information  Last updated:  September 8, 2020  Country-Specific Information:  Local transmission of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Angola. The vast majority of cases are in the capital city of Luanda. While the number of cases is relatively low, local transmission is steadily increasing.  Officials continue to monitor the individuals who have tested positive. Please ...
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Travel Advisory: ANGOLA – Level 3 – Reconsider Travel (August 11, 2020)

Reconsider travel to Angola due to COVID-19.  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 3 Travel Health Notice  for Angola due to COVID-19.   Angola has lifted stay at home orders and resumed some transportation options and business operations.  Visit the Embassy’s  COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in Angola.   Exercise increased caution in: Urban areas due to crime and kidnapping. Read the  country information page. ...
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HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (July 9, 2020)

Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 386 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. While the numbers of cases of COVID-19 in Angola remain relatively low, instances of local transmission are steadily increasing.  Angola continues to operate under a strict government-imposed “State of Calamity.”  Health centers and hospitals have resumed full operations, as have ...
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