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Answers to Common Visa Questions during COVID-19

U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Affairs Starting January 26, 2021, all travelers (age 2 and older) including U.S. citizens and residents, will be required to present a negative viral COVID-19 test taken within 3 days prior to departure on their U.S.-bound flight itinerary.  This new order does not waive the requirement for a National Interest Exception.  ...
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COVID-19 Information

(UPDATED April 5, 2021) Country-Specific Information: *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Madrid, U.S. Consulate General Barcelona

Location:  Cities throughout Spain Event:  Demonstrations are scheduled to take place in several cities throughout Spain over the next several days in response to the arrest of rapper Pablo Hasel.  Please monitor news media to see if a demonstration is happening in an area near you.  Exercise caution in the vicinity of these events as ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Spanish Foreign Minister González Laya

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Spanish Foreign Minister Arancha González Laya today to discuss ways to strengthen the bilateral and Transatlantic relationships.  The Secretary thanked Spain for hosting U.S. forces and emphasized the U.S. desire to work with Spain, the EU, and other partners ...
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