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COVID-19 Information

(UPDATED November 18, 2020) Country-Specific Information: Due to COVID-19 Spanish travel restrictions, U.S. citizens cannot enter Spain unless they meet very specific requirements or have already obtained special permission from the Government of Spain.  Additionally, U.S. citizens travelling from the United States or certain other countries will need to show a negative PCR test result ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Section Closed on November 18, 2020

Location: Madrid, Spain – U.S. Embassy, Consular Section Event: The U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Section will be closed on November 18, 2020.  No regular or emergency consular services will be offered.  The Consular Section will resume services as scheduled on November 19, 2020. Actions to Take:  If you do not have a valid passport, but ...
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International Religious Freedom Day

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE OCTOBER 27, 2020 Twenty-two years ago today, the United States enacted the 1998 International Religious Freedom Act, reaffirming our commitment to promote and defend the fundamental right to religious freedom for all people everywhere.  Born of the vision of America’s founders, our government understood that an individual, ...
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Upcoming Event Alert – Embassy and Consular Agencies in Seville and Málaga will be Closed for a Public Holiday in Spain on November 2, 2020

Location: Spain Event: The U.S. Embassy and the consular agencies in Seville and Málaga (Fuengirola) will be closed on November 2, 2020. The U.S. Embassy Madrid and the consular agencies in Málaga (Fuengirola) and Seville will be closed on November 2, 2020, in observance of a holiday in Spain. Consequently, it will not be possible to drop off absentee ballots or Federal Write-in Absentee Ballots (FWAB) at these particular locations on November ...
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Spain National Day 2020

STATEMENT BY SECRETARY MICHAEL R. POMPEO Spain National Day October 12, 2020 On behalf of the government of the United States and the American people, I offer my congratulations to the people of Spain on the occasion of the Fiesta Nacional de España. The United States counts Spain as one of its strongest Allies and ...
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