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The U.S. Government Mobilizes to Combat COVID-19 in Tajikistan

Dushanbe, Tajikistan, April 07, 2020 — The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced a commitment of $868,923 to increase Tajikistan’s ability to respond to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan John Mark Pommersheim, [in a video message to the Tajik people: https://bit.ly/2UTMjXj ], announced that U.S. assistance will further support Tajikistan’s efforts to prepare and respond to COVID-19.   ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Outbound Flight to Munich

Location: Tajikistan Event: The U.S. Embassy has received confirmation that Somon Air is planning a flight to Munich, Germany leaving Tajikistan on Wednesday, April 8 at 7am. Germany is not allowing foreign citizens to enter their country.  All travelers are required to remain in transit and have evidence of an onward flight to another country.  ...
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URGENT Message to U.S. Citizens: Soliciting Interest in a Repatriation Flight to the United States

Location: Tajikistan Event: The Dushanbe International Airport remains closed.  Many countries are imposing strict travel restrictions in response to COVID-19.  As a result, there is no way to predict how long it will take for the Dushanbe International Airport to reopen and commercial flight routes to be reestablished.  Except for a possible Somon Air flight, the U.S. ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Extending Visa Validity for Tajik Visas

Location: Tajikistan Event: The Dushanbe International Airport remains closed.  U.S. citizens currently in the country should prepare to shelter in place and make arrangements to extend their Tajik visas. Extending Visas: For U.S. citizens who traveled to Tajikistan on a tourist visa, please appear in person at the Main Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Possible Flight from Tajikistan to Frankfurt

March 30, 2020 Location: Tajikistan Event: The Dushanbe International Airport remains closed.  However, the U.S. Embassy is aware that Somon Air is planning an outgoing flight to Frankfurt that may be available for American and other citizens seeking to repatriate to their home country.  The date of the outgoing flight has not yet been determined. International travel ...
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