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Message for U.S. Citizens – Voting in the 2020 General Election

If you are a U.S. citizen living abroad, you can receive an absentee ballot for the 2020 general election electronically (email, fax, or internet download).  Follow the directions below to register, request an absentee ballot, and vote. Register to Vote and Request an Absentee Ballot You can use the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Sao Tome and Principe

Do not travel to Sao Tome and Principe 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 Sao Tome and Principe due to COVID-19. Travelers to Sao Tome and Principe may experience border closures, airport closures, travel prohibitions, stay at home orders, business closures, and ...
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Grow Your Mind with Gina and the U.S. Embassy

Leadership, empowerment, development.  Books from Nouveaux Horizons cover these topics and more – and one of our exchange program alums brings you great discussions on these topics every two weeks via her Facebook page. Gina Nzengue – perhaps best known for her morning show on Urban FM – shares new titles and new topics on ...
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Sao Tome and Principe National Day

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE JULY 12, 2020 On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer congratulations to the people of Sao Tome and Principe as you celebrate your independence on July 12.  The United States looks forward to maintaining our long-standing security partnership in the Gulf of Guinea ...
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