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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information  Last updated:  October 16, 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, but instances of COVID-19 have been confirmed throughout the provinces. Officials continue to monitor the individuals who have tested positive. Please visit the Angolan COVID-19 Commission’s website for the most ...
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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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