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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

(September 9, 2020) Location:  La Paz   Event:  Bolivian civic groups in La Paz continue to organize civic rallies throughout the city, especially in the regions of Obrajes and Zona Sur. These demonstrations include road blocks of major thoroughfares and may cause significant congestion. The expected size and duration of these demonstrations is unknown.    Actions to Take: ...
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Health Alert: Changes to National Quarantine Measures in Bolivia through September 30

Event: Changes to Quarantine Measures in Bolivia through September 30 On August 27, 2020, the Bolivian government announced Decree 4314 with plans to move the country into a new phase of national quarantine measures for the month of September aimed to combat the spread of COVID-19. National quarantine has been extended throughout Bolivia through September 30, ...
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Chargé D’Affaires Charisse Phillips arrives in Bolivia

The United States Embassy in La Paz is pleased to announce the arrival of Chargé d’Affaires in Bolivia, Charisse Phillips. Chargé Phillips joins us from her most recent assignment as Minister Counselor for Consular Affairs in New Delhi, India, and has previously represented the United States in Guatemala, Peru, and El Salvador.
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