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Updates on U.S. Embassy Algiers Consular Services

U.S. Embassy Algiers Consular Section is currently providing routine American Citizen Services, limited immigrant visa services, and emergency nonimmigrant visa services.  Please read all information below carefully before contacting the Embassy with questions.  To adhere to U.S. and Algerian government health recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19, we are continuing to operate with reduced ...
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Algeria Specific Information

February 24, 2021 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Algiers

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)          Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19.      Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must ...
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“Andi Hulm” Contest

Official Andi Hulm Contest Rules “Andi Hulm” Contest  (Open:  November 29th to December 29th, 2020) Three randomly selected participants will win laptop computers.    Platforms The contest will be announced on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram; however, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram are not partners or sponsors of the contest.   How to Enter Complete the survey at: The ...
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Updates on U.S. Embassy Algiers Consular Services

U.S. Embassy Algiers Consular Section is currently providing routine American Citizen Services, limited immigrant visa services, and emergency nonimmigrant visa services.  Please read all information below carefully before contacting the Embassy with questions.  To adhere to U.S. and Algerian government health recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19, we are continuing to operate with reduced ...
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Algeria Specific Information

February 24, 2021 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 ...
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Demonstration Alert

Demonstration Alert (U.S. Embassy Algiers 16 February 2021) Location: Throughout Algeria     Event: Demonstration Alert    February 22 will mark the two-year anniversary of major protests in Algiers and around the country and the U.S. Embassy is aware of calls on social media for protests around this date.  These protests are not directed at the U.S. Embassy, the U.S. government, or U.S. citizens.  Please be aware of the ...
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COVID-19 Testing Waivers for travel to U.S.

Waivers to the testing requirement may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when extraordinary emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s health and safety, and testing cannot be completed before travel.  There are no waivers available for individuals who test positive for COVID-19.  Individuals—or air carriers ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Algiers

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)          Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19.      Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must ...
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