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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Copenhagen

Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Copenhagen (17 August 2022)​ Location: Worldwide   Event:  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for  Monkeypox in Multiple Countries .  The World Health Organization has determined the multi-country outbreak of  monkeypox  is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern ( click to view the WHO’s determination ). Actions to Take:​ Travelers should  avoid: Close contact ...
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Worldwide Caution: Al-Qa’ida Leader’s Death

On July 31, 2022, the United States conducted a precision counterterrorism strike in Afghanistan that killed Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s deputy and successor as leader of al-Qa’ida. Al- Zawahiri was one of the masterminds of the attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001, and had continued to urge his followers to attack ...
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Security Alert: Shooting at Field’s Mall, Copenhagen

Location: Field’s Mall, Copenhagen Event: Media reported an active shooter at the Field’s Shopping Center Mall.  U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area around Field’s Mall. Monitor local authorities for updates. Monitor local media for updates. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark, Dag Hammarskjölds Allé 24, During business hours: +45 3341-7100, ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Copenhagen

Location: Countrywide Event:  As of June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. on June 12, 2022, the CDC will no longer require air travelers to show ...
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Travel Advisory: Kingdom of Denmark – Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution

The Department of State renewed its Travel Advisory for the Kingdom of Denmark on June 7, 2022. The Department continues to advise travelers to exercise increased caution when traveling in the Kingdom of Denmark. Kingdom of Denmark – Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution (T)  Last Update: Reissued after periodic review with minor edits.  Exercise increased ...
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