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Statement by Secretary Michael R. Pompeo on the 10th Anniversary of the Revolution in Tunisia

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson STATEMENT BY SECRETARY MICHAEL R. POMPEO January 14, 2021  10th Anniversary of the Revolution in Tunisia On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I congratulate the Tunisian people on the 10th anniversary of Tunisia’s revolution. Our partnership is strong, dating back centuries to ...
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Attention All Travelers to the United States

**ATTENTION ALL TRAVELERS TO THE UNITED STATES**  Effective January 26, 2021, all air passengers (U.S. citizens, U.S. legal permanent residents, and foreign nationals) departing from a foreign country to the United States will be required to show proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test, or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19.  The negative pre-departure test ...
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Health Alert: New Tunisian Confinement Measures and CDC COVID Test Requirement for Travel to the United States

Please note that the U.S. Embassy in Tunisia will be closed on Thursday, January 14, 2021 and Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of Tunisian and U.S. Federal holidays.  New COVID-19 mitigation measures:  On January 12, the Government of Tunisia announced the following: A four-day nationwide lockdown will take place from Thursday, January 14 through Sunday, ...
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US Supports New Youth Employability Office in Zarzis

U.S. Ambassador Donald Blome joined the Minister of Industry, Energy and Mines Salwa Sghayer in inaugurating Education for Employment (EFE)’s new office in Zarzis, Tunisia, which will help graduates from throughout the south launch their careers. As part of the ceremony, EFE signed new partnership agreements with key private sector and employment stakeholders including the Zarzis ...
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Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2021)

U.S. Department of State U.S. Embassy Tunis Notice of Funding Opportunity The Embassy of the United States in Tunisia announces an open competition for past participants (“alumni”) of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to submit applications to the 2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2021).   We seek proposals from teams of at least two alumni (or ...
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