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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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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon

Location:  Gabon Event:  Information Concerning the Resumption of International Commercial Flights International commercial passenger flights have resumed in Gabon.  Below is information that may be of assistance for U.S. citizens preparing to fly to or from Gabon in coming weeks. Airport Restrictions The following restrictions are now in place at the Léon Mba Libreville International ...
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To Breathe Free

To Breathe Free Op-Ed, July 4, 2020 By Chargé d’affaires Robert Whitehead, U.S. Embassy Libreville Today we celebrate an idea and a document created 244 years ago, in 1776.  When colonists in the 13 British colonies of North America realized their attempts to convince the English King to accept them as equals had failed, they ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon (June 30, 2020) Location:  Gabon Event:  Resumption of Commercial Flights and Removal of Certain Restrictions On June 30, the Gabonese government announced that a number of the restrictions put in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted or modified.  The following changes will take effect on ...
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