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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: The Ministry of Health said there were 527 confirmed Coronavirus cases and 18 deaths as of April 5. Entry and Exit Requirements: Rafic Hariri International Airport is closed as of midnight, March 19, 2020.  Commercial flight service from Rafic Hariri International Airport will be suspended until the airport reopens.  All land border crossings ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Qatar Airways Offers Flights from Beirut to the U.S. on April 5, 2020

Event:   Rafic Hariri International Airport in Beirut is closed for commercial passenger flights until at least April 12.  U.S. Embassy Beirut has arranged for Qatar Airways to offer a special chartered flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents to depart Beirut at 1:30 a.m. on April 5.  Travelers may choose between connecting flights through ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon, March 31, 2020

Location:  Lebanon Event:  The Lebanese Ministry of Public Health confirmed 446 cases of COVID-19 and 11 related deaths in the country as of March 30, 2020. The government of Lebanon has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Visit the relevant government  website  for additional information on these measures.  Among these ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon, March 30, 2020

Location:  Lebanon Event:  The Lebanese Ministry of Public Health confirmed 438 cases of COVID-19 and 10 related deaths in the country as of March 29, 2020. The government of Lebanon has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Visit the relevant government  website   for additional information on these measures.  Among these ...
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