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Urgent Message for Visa Applicants

In addition to the information below, please also see the Embassy’s Covid-19 page for further information: COVID-19 https://eg.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/covid-19-information/ March 13, 2020 Urgent Message for Visa Applicants: Based on U.S. and Government of Egypt recommendations to avoid large gatherings and observe social distancing, the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Egypt is postponing nonimmigrant visa appointments scheduled during the period ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Cairo, Egypt

Location: Cairo, Egypt Event:  The Cairo Water Authority has announced that it has suspended water service to all of Cairo. This is due to the city sewage system being overwhelmed by the heavy rains. Water service will be gradually restored once the weather improves. There is currently no timetable for the restoration of service. Actions to ...
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Weather Alert: U.S. Embassy Cairo

Location:  Egypt Event:  Due to the heavy rains across Egypt, the Government of Egypt is asking that individuals remain in their homes, unless travel is absolutely necessary.  Many roads are blocked in Cairo and between governorates. Local authorities are on the scene in many areas trying to clear roads. Actions to Take: Stay current with media coverage of ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Cairo, Egypt

In addition to the information below, please also see the Embassy’s Covid-19 page for further information: COVID-19 https://eg.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/covid-19-information/ Location:  Egypt Event:  Several countries in the region have implemented restrictions on travelers arriving from Egypt due to the ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19), including Israel, Kuwait, Oman, and Saudi Arabia.  Please consult the U.S. Department of State’s  COVID-19 Country Specific Information Pages  for updates ...
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