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COVID-19 Information

Updated July 10, 2020, 13:30 Country-Specific Information: The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory  advising U.S. citizens not to travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Since February 26, 2020, Romania has confirmed 31,398 cases of COVID-19 within its borders. There are 1,874 confirmed deaths related to COVID-19. The Romanian Government’s decision no. 476 of June 16 extended ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Bucharest, Romania

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bucharest, Romania (July 10, 2020) Location:  Romania Event: Romania remains in an extended 30-day state of alert, which began June 17. After a recent spike in COVID-19 cases, the Government of Romania announced that relaxation measures previously scheduled for July 1 would be postponed due to scientific and technical data showing ...
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Overseas Voting Message

Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2020 U.S. elections! In order to vote in the November 2020 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2020. Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and ...
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On Beijing’s Imposition of National Security Legislation on Hong Kong

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State June 30, 2020 The Chinese Communist Party’s decision to impose draconian national security legislation on Hong Kong destroys the territory’s autonomy and one of China’s greatest achievements. Hong Kong demonstrated to the world what a free Chinese people could achieve – one of the most successful economies ...
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Ambassador Adrian Zuckerman at the Independence Day Event

July 2, 2020 Bună seara. Bine aţi venit la Ambasadă! President Iohannis, Prime Minister Orban, Acting Senate Chair Cazanciuc, Chamber of Deputies Chair Ciolacu, other representatives of the Romanian Government, members of the Diplomatic Corps, Distinguished Guests, and Friends. President Trump and I thank you for joining us this evening to recognize the 244th anniversary ...
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