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Weather Alert: Heavy Rain and Flooding throughout Paraguay

Weather Alert: Heavy Rain and flooding throughout Paraguay (May 10, 2019) Event:  Weather reports predict continued heavy rain and flooding throughout Paraguay.  Rivers are at a significantly higher level than normal. Travelers should exercise caution and be alert for possible flash flooding, high winds, and power outages as conditions may change rapidly without warning. Actions to take: Avoid flooded and ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay

Location: Downtown area of Asuncion Event: Due to a large political demonstration occurring this morning regarding election reform, the U.S. Embassy strongly encourages U.S. citizens to avoid the downtown area. Currently, there are about 100 protestors but more are expected to gather before today’s opening session of Congress at 9:00 a.m. Major avenues affected are ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay

Demonstration  Alert – U. S. Embassy – Asuncion,  Paraguay (March  21, 2019 starting at 8:00 a.m.) Location: Central downtown area of Asuncion (gathering starts at Parque Seminario – Kubitschek y 25 de Mayo and heads towards the Plaza Uruguaya in front of the Paraguayan Congress). Event: Campesino Demonstration U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the central downtown area ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy – Asuncion, Paraguay (February 22, 2019)

Location: The U.S. Embassy (Kubitschek y Avenida Mariscal Lopez) Event: A political demonstration to protest U.S. policy in Venezuela led by the Frente Guasu and the Partido Comunista Paraguayo is planned for 7:00 p.m. in front of the U.S. Embassy. Actions to Take: Avoid the Embassy area. Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings ...
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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo at the United Nations Security Council Meeting on Venezuela

January 26, 2019/ United Nations/ New York City, New York SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning. On behalf of President Trump and the American people I first want to thank Foreign Minister Miguel Vargas of the Dominican Republic, the current president of the Security Council, for scheduling this meeting. My former colleague, Ambassador Haley, lobbied for a year to ...
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