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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Political Rallies throughout Freetown

October 11, 2017 The U.S. Embassy has learned that political rallies are ongoing throughout Freetown, especially in the downtown area, at this time.  Should you find yourself in an area where a rally is occurring, you should leave the area as soon as possible.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate ...
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USAID Supports Landmark Achievement in Infection Prevention Control

  United States Mission Sierra Leone Public Affairs Office Press Release Freetown                                                                                                                  October 5, 2017 Contact: Emily Royse Green Tel: 099 105 500 ext. 5211 USAID Supports Landmark Achievement in Infection Prevention Control On October 5th 2017, the University of Sierra Leone College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences, and Njala University graduated their first ...
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U.S. Embassy Launches Intermediate Class of Disease Detectives

                                                                                             United States Mission Sierra Leone Public Affairs Office Press Release Freetown September 26, 2017 Contact: Emily Royse Green Tel: 099105000    U.S. Embassy Launches Intermediate Class of Disease Detectives On Tuesday, September 26, U.S. Ambassador Designate Maria Brewer attended the launch of Intermediate Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP). The FETP—run by the U.S. Centers ...
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U.S. Government Suspends B1/B2 Visas to Sierra Leone Ministry of Foreign Affairs Officials and Immigration Officials

        Press Release Freetown September 12, 2017 Contact: Emily Royse Green Tel: 099105000 U.S. Government Suspends B1/B2 Visas to Sierra Leone Ministry of Foreign Affairs Officials and Immigration Officials On Wednesday, September 13, the United States Embassy in Freetown, Sierra Leone will discontinue the issuance of B visas (temporary visitors for business ...
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SALE!! SALE!! SALE!!

The U.S. Embassy in Freetown will be hosting a sealed bid auction of various household furniture, appliances and miscellaneous property.  Items on sale include vehicle, bedroom, dining room and living room furniture plus washers, dryers and refrigerators and other items. You can start viewing these items promptly at 10 a.m. on September 26th 2017.  Details: ...
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