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Message for U.S. Citizens: Repatriation Flight Leaving Abidjan on Tuesday, March 31

There are seats still available on the repatriation flight scheduled for Tuesday, March 31.  At this time, there are no additional flights scheduled for repatriations to the U.S.  If you choose to remain in Cote d’Ivoire, you should be prepared to remain for an indefinite period.  The Ambassador encourages all Americans, especially those with a greater ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Repatriation Flight Leaving Abidjan on Tuesday, March 31 to the U.S.

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy Abidjan have arranged an evacuation flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing Abidjan International Airport on Tuesday, March 31 at 09:00.  This flight will fly from Abidjan International Airport (ABJ) to Washington, Dulles International Airport (IAD). All passengers will need to reimburse the U.S. Government for ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Abidjan

March 27, 2020 From the Ambassador to all American citizens in Cote d’Ivoire: I regret to announce that the special commercial Ethiopian Airlines flight to the United States proposed for Sunday will no longer be possible. Regardless of this disappointing setback, the Embassy continues to work tirelessly to arrange an evacuation flight as soon as ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flight Leaving Abidjan on Sunday, March 29 to the United States

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy Abidjan have arranged a special commercial flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing Abidjan International Airport on Sunday, March 29 at 09:00.  This flight will fly from Abidjan International Airport (ABJ) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York.  You will be ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

Location: Cote d’Ivoire    The Ministry of Health in Cote d’Ivoire has announced 72 cases of COVID19 to date.  The Ministry of Security announced March 25 that all travel outside of Abidjan will be prohibited starting at midnight tonight.  The Embassy is working with the Ivorian government to facilitate travel of U.S. citizens for departure flights.       ...
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