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Ambassador Lynch remarks to observe 246th Independence Day of the United States of America

But, as we remember those difficult days in the past, we must also look forward.  The Fourth of July is a day in the United States for both – it’s a day of history and remembrance; it’s also a day of hope and resolve; and, a day of promise and possibilities.  Across the United States ...
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Op-Ed: The Summit of the Americas Hits Home: Our Relationship and My Family History

Events like the Summit of the Americas recognize the ties that bind our hemisphere together, and I feel grateful to reflect on the values and the heritage that we share with our Caribbean neighbors. I count myself as a member of the Caribbean diaspora that helped build the United States. Our country continues to benefit ...
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Op-Ed: Why the Rainbow Flag?

I oversee U.S. policy toward and partnerships with 34 countries in the region, thirteen of them in the Caribbean.  One thing all thirteen U.S. embassies in the Caribbean have in common this June: They will all demonstrate their support of LGBTQI+ Pride Month. In Guyana, the LGBTQI+ flag is flying proudly for the entire month ...
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Ask the Consul – June 2022

Frequently Asked Questions about the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA)   Para la versión en español, haga clic aquí: COLUMNA “PREGÚNTELE AL CÓNSUL” JUNIO 2022.(PDF244KB) Some persons who are over age 21 may still qualify for immigration benefits as a “child”. This edition of our Ask-the-Consul answers some frequently asked questions about the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA). Q:.What is the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA)? A: The Child ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Georgetown

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COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.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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