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President Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Paraguay to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Santiago Peña

August 12, 2023 President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Santiago Peña on Tuesday, August 15, 2023, in Asunción, Paraguay. The Honorable Deb Haaland, Secretary of the United States Department of the Interior, will lead the delegation. Members of the Presidential Delegation: ... Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay May 9, 2023

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay May 9, 2023 Location: Asuncion and throughout Paraguay Event: Today, Tuesday, May 9, 2023 – Demonstrations have been reported throughout Paraguay – in Asuncion, Canindeyu, Alto Parana and Caaguazu. The largest demonstration is in Asuncion in the area near the Tribunal Superior de Justicia Electoral on Av. Eusebio Ayala and Av. ... Read More»

Designation of Paraguayan Officials Edgar Melgarejo, Jorge Bogarin, and Vicente Ferreira for Involvement in Significant Corruption

Today the United States is announcing the designations of the former Director of the Paraguayan Civil Aviation Authority Edgar Melgarejo, current member of the Paraguayan Panel for the Discipline of Judges and Prosecutors Jorge Bogarin, and current Court Clerk Vicente Ferreira for their involvement in significant corruption under Section 7031(c) of the annual Department of ... Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens – U. S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay

Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay (26 January, 2023) Location: Paraguay Event: On January 26, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the U.S. Department of Treasury sanctioned former Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes and current Paraguayan Vice President Hugo Velazquez. Pursuant to law, all U.S. persons must comply with these sanctions. ... Read More»

COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  10/25/2022 The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers . Check the CDC website for additional information and  Frequently Asked Questions . Entry and Exit Requirements Are there COVID-related entry requirements for U.S. citizens? No U.S. citizens need ... Read More»