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Ambassador Maria Brewer and Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Ken Bomongcag met with Inspector General Ambrose Sovula .

On June 12, Ambassador Maria Brewer and Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Ken Bomongcag met with Inspector General Ambrose Sovula and Deputy Inspector General Elizabeth Turay of the Sierra Leone Police (SLP). Ambassador Brewer congratulated both officers on their recent promotions, noting that DIG Turay is the first female police officer to hold this position ...
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Health Alert for U.S. Citizens

Event:  Restrictions on Inter-District Travel Lifted; Curfew Hours Reduced Location: Sierra Leone (countrywide) On June 23, the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health confirmed 1,347 cases of COVID-19 in Sierra Leone. The restrictions on Inter-District Travel have been lifted in Sierra Leone.  Curfew hours have been reduced. The nationwide curfew now extends from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 ...
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Health Alert for U.S. Citizens

Event: Repatriation Flight to the United States, June 9, 2020 Location: Sierra Leone (countrywide) A special charter flight is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9, 2020 from Freetown to Dulles Airport, Virginia.  Passengers will be responsible for their own transportation from the arrival airport to their final destinations. American citizens and legal permanent residents who wish to ...
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Health Alert for U.S. Citizens

Event: Register for Possible Repatriation Flight to the United States Location: Sierra Leone (countrywide) The U.S. Embassy is exploring the option of a repatriation flight to the United States to depart in early June.  U.S. citizens and LPRs who would like to return to the United States should use the  online request form to register their interest.  Each ...
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