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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay (March 28, 2020)

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay (March 28, 2020) Location:  Paraguay Event:  The Paraguayan government has extended its  order  to all persons in Paraguay to remain in their homes until April 12.  Necessary travel to obtain food, medical care, or cleaning supplies is still permitted.  The order includes limited exceptions for the preservation of life, ...
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COVID-19 Information

Updated: March 28, 2020 Country-Specific Information: Paraguay has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders. The Paraguayan Ministry of Health states there is community transmission of the virus. The  Paraguayan Ministry of Health website  has information on how to protect yourself from COVID-19 and maintains a case counter.  From March 20 to April 12, the Government of Paraguay has  ordered  all persons ...
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Health Alert: Border Closure, U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay (March 24, 2020)

Event:  The Paraguayan government has announced all international borders will close to travel from March 25 to March 29. Cargo will still be permitted to cross the borders. Commercial flights have been suspended at all Paraguayan airports until April 12, with limited exceptions for repatriation flights. The government of Paraguay has implemented enhanced screening and ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay (March 17, 2020)

Location:  Paraguay Event:   The Government of Paraguay has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures (in Spanish) for all international travelers arriving to Paraguay.  All international travelers are required to quarantine at home for 14 days. On March 14, the Government of Paraguay announced it will partially close international borders beginning March 16.  Foreigners who do not have residency will not ...
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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

For the latest information, please visit https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/travel-advisory-alert-global-level-3-health-advisory-issue.html The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and taking action that may limit traveler mobility, including quarantines and border restrictions. Even countries, jurisdictions, or areas where cases ...
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