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United States Department of Justice Task Force to Combat Corruption in Central America

United States Department of Justice Task Force to Combat Corruption in Central America The U.S. Department of Justice is committed to investigating and prosecuting corruption and money laundering affecting the people of Central America, and to finding, recovering and repatriating assets that have been stolen through the abuse of public office and illicitly laundered into or through the United States. If you have information about criminal proceeds that ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of 106,470 Doses of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

October 7, 2021  The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce a donation from the government of the United States of 106,470 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras.  The vaccine doses arrived in the Honduran capital on October 6 and 7, 2021.    This new donation is in addition to United States’ donation of 81,900 doses of Pfizer vaccines on October 1 and 250,000 Moderna vaccines October 4, both of which ...
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The United States makes a new Donation of 250,000 doses of Moderna Vaccines against COVID-19 to Honduras

October 4, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce a donation from the government of the United States of 250,000 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras.  The vaccine doses arrived in the Honduran capital on October 4  2021.   This new donation is in addition to the 81,900 doses of Pfizer vaccines donated to Honduras on October 1, which also came from ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of 81,900 Doses of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

October 1, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce another donation from the government of the United States of 81,900 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras through COVAX. The vaccine doses are arriving in the Honduran capital on October 1, 2021. This additional donation of vaccine ...
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STATEMENT BY SECRETARY ANTONY J. BLINKEN

Honduran Independence Day September 15, 2021 On behalf of the Government of the United States and the American people, I congratulate the people of Honduras on this very special 200th anniversary of independence. The United States and Honduras enjoy a long history of collaboration and are closely connected by culture, geography, family ties, and trade. ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of Nearly 89,000 Doses of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

September 3, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce another donation from the government of the United States of nearly 89,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras. These are arriving on multiple flights in the Honduran capital on September 3 and 9, 2021. This additional donation ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of Nearly 100,000 Doses of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

August 25, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce another donation from the government of the United States of nearly 100,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras. This additional donation of vaccines is part of the global effort of the Biden-Harris Administration to fight the COVID-19 ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of 1.5 Million Doses of Vaccines against COVID-19 to Honduras

July 22, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce another donation from the government of the United States of 1.5 million doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras. This second large donation of vaccines is part of the global effort of the Biden-Harris Administration to fight against ...
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U.S. Releases Section 353 List of Corrupt and Undemocratic Actors for Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE JULY 1, 2021 The United States is committed to improving social, economic, and political conditions in Central America because U.S. security and prosperity is tied to the success of our regional partners. Actions that undermine the rule of law and democracy in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador, and their repercussions on the lives ...
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353 Corrupt and Undemocratic Actors Report

Report to Congress on Foreign Persons who have Knowingly Engaged in Actions that Undermine Democratic Processes or Institutions, Significant Corruption, or Obstruction of Such Corruption in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras Section 353(b) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2021 (Div. FF, P.L. 116-260) Consistent with Section 353(b) of the ...
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The United States Donates 1.5 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

San Pedro Sula – The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras announces the donation by the United States Government of 1.5 million doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s global efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The donated doses of vaccine will arrive via COVAX in San Pedro Sula on Sunday, ...
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English Transcript of Press Engagement with Administrator Power -June 13, 2021, San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Administrator Power: … I would summarize that day for you. I visited the Rivera Hernández Outreach [Center], in one of the city’s toughest neighborhoods, where I met with young people who have been taken in by that great anchor institution. In an area where the center’s director, Pastor Arnold Linares, said that as many as ...
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Inaugural Address by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.

The United States Capitol 11:52 AM EST THE PRESIDENT: Chief Justice Roberts, Vice President Harris, Speaker Pelosi, Leader Schumer, Leader McConnell, Vice President Pence, distinguished guests, and my fellow Americans. This is America’s day. This is democracy’s day. A day of history and hope. Of renewal and resolve. Through a crucible for the ages America ...
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CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement to All Air Passengers Entering the United States

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States. Testing before and after travel is a critical layer to slow the introduction and spread of COVID-19. This strategy is consistent with the current phase of the pandemic and more efficiently ...
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USAID Deploys Disaster-Assistance Response Team in Response to Central America Hurricanes, Allocates $17 Million in Additional Humanitarian Aid

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is deploying a Disaster-Assistance Response Team (DART) to respond to back-to-back hurricanes in Central America, where Hurricane Iota made landfall yesterday as a powerful Category 4 storm just two weeks after Hurricane Eta hit the same region. USAID’s DART is leading the U.S. Government’s response to these storms. ...
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United States Department of Justice Task Force to Combat Corruption in Central America

United States Department of Justice Task Force to Combat Corruption in Central America The U.S. Department of Justice is committed to investigating and prosecuting corruption and money laundering affecting the people of Central America, and to finding, recovering and repatriating assets that have been stolen through the abuse of public office and illicitly laundered into or through the United States. If you have information about criminal proceeds that ...
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The United States Makes a New Donation of 106,470 Doses of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Honduras

October 7, 2021  The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce a donation from the government of the United States of 106,470 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras.  The vaccine doses arrived in the Honduran capital on October 6 and 7, 2021.    This new donation is in addition to United States’ donation of 81,900 doses of Pfizer vaccines on October 1 and 250,000 Moderna vaccines October 4, both of which ...
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The United States makes a new Donation of 250,000 doses of Moderna Vaccines against COVID-19 to Honduras

October 4, 2021 The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras is pleased to announce a donation from the government of the United States of 250,000 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to the people of Honduras.  The vaccine doses arrived in the Honduran capital on October 4  2021.   This new donation is in addition to the 81,900 doses of Pfizer vaccines donated to Honduras on October 1, which also came from ...
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Health Alert – National Curfew Suspended

LOCATION: Honduras, countrywide EVENT: National Curfew Suspended The Government of Honduras has suspended the national curfew as of October 1, 2021.  Individuals remaining out after 10pm are required to carry their original COVID-19 vaccination certificate documenting proof of vaccination. The opening and operation of bars, nightclubs, concerts, and community fairs remains prohibited. During the Morazánica holiday (6-10 ...
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Medical Exams

Effective October 1, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Technical Instructions for panel physicians will require all immigrant visa applicants, all K fiancé(e) visa applicants, and nonimmigrant visa applicants who are referred to the panel physicians to receive a full COVID-19 vaccine series as part of their medical exam prior to being issued a visa.  The CDC requires the COVID-19 vaccine to be approved through either the World Health Organization (WHO) or the U.S. Food ...
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