Health Alert: Argentina

CHECK  HERE  FOR MORE INFORMATION ON COVID-19 SITUATION Location:  Argentina Event:  The Government of Argentina announced that the national quarantine that began on March 20 has been extended through April 12. Argentine authorities may extend such period of time. Limited quarantine exemptions include movement to obtain food and medical care and travel to the international airport …

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Health Alert: Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES  HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The Embassy is aware of several news articles indicating that Argentine President Alberto Fernandez will likely extend the countrywide mandatory quarantine to April 13, if not longer. In general, these announcements are made with little advance notice. At present, airlines such as American and Delta …

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Health Alert – Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES  HERE Location:  Argentina  Event:  Eastern Airlines has announced it will operate a second direct flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, Florida on Tuesday, March 31, at 9:30 a.m. from Ministro Pistarini International Airport (Ezeiza). U.S. citizens interested in departing on this flight will need to book directly with Eastern …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES  HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The Embassy is continuing to engage with the Argentine government on future to secure approval for additional charter flights similar to the one that departed March 27, including liaising with commercial flight operators. We will communicate any new information as soon as it is available …

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Argentina Health Alert

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES  HERE Location:  Argentina  Event:  The remaining commercial flight options for departing Argentina are extremely limited. Due to the difficulties in traveling from the provinces to Buenos Aires in time for any potential international flight, the U.S. Embassy encourages all U.S. citizens remaining in the provinces who want to depart …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES  HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires is coordinating closely with the Argentine government on all options for U.S. citizens to depart the country.  As we have additional information on departure opportunities, we will notify registered U.S. citizens through STEP. Eastern Airlines is operating a direct …

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Argentina Health Alert: March 24th 2020

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina  Event:  Eastern Airlines has announced it will operate a direct flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, Florida on March 26 from Ministro Pistarini International Airport (Ezeiza). U.S. citizens interested in departing on this flight will need to book directly with Eastern Airlines. Please monitor https://goeasternair.com for the …

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Argentina Health Alert

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina  Event:  The U.S. Embassy is actively assisting U.S. citizens, in compliance with Argentine travel restrictions, who wish to return to the United States.  U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States should work with their airlines to make travel arrangements while flights are still …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location: Argentina Event: On March 19, the Argentine government declared a countrywide mandatory quarantine.  Under a national public health emergency, Argentina enacted this quarantine, starting March 20, 12:01a.m. and continuing through March 31, 11:59 p.m.  Argentine authorities may extend such period of time.  Limited quarantine exemptions include movement to …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  Border closures, transportation disruptions and flight suspensions: The government of Argentina has implemented entry and exit restrictions and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for additional travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires strongly encourages all U.S. citizens to reconsider travel to Argentina and advises U.S. citizens with plans to depart Argentina to do so as soon as they can while commercial flights remain available. As of Tuesday, March 17, all direct …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The Government of Argentina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Beginning on Monday, March 16, the Government of Argentina will restrict direct flights between Argentina and several destinations, including the United States.  The last flights will operate on …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The Government of Argentina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Beginning on Monday, March 17, the Government of Argentina will restrict direct flights between Argentina and several destinations, including the United States.  The last flights will operate on …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (March 11, 2020)

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location:  Argentina Event:  The government of Argentina announced upcoming enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. Visit the website of the Argentine Ministry of Health (in Spanish) for additional information …

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COVID-19 Information

IMPORTANT: Read the latest Embassy Health Alert  here . Country-Specific Information: The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an …

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Health Alert –U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires 

ARCHIVED ALERT — REFER TO LATEST UPDATES HERE Location: Argentina There is an ongoing outbreak of pneumonia first identified in Wuhan, China, caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. Actions to Take: Consult the CDC website , for the most up-to-date information regarding enhanced screening procedures. Check with the airlines regarding any flight cancellations and/or restrictions on flying. Wash …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires (January 30, 2020)

Location: Province of Buenos Aires Vicente Lopez Event: Improvised Explosive Devises Detonated On January 28, 2020, two improvised explosive devices (IED) detonated while police were attempting to render the devices safe in Vicente Lopez. The police are continuing to investigate. Actions to Take: Avoid any unattended bags, boxes, or out of the ordinary items you …

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Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world!

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to FVAP.gov to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (October 8, 2019)

Location: City of Buenos Aires, Argentina Buenos Aires Province, Argentina Event:  The Argentine Ministry of Health ( https://www.argentina.gob.ar/salud/sarampion ) and the Argentine Pediatric Society ( https://www.sap.org.ar/novedades/novedades.html ) issued an alert about measles. There have been 26 registered cases of measles in Argentina this year, including six new cases since September 13. As a result of this outbreak, the Argentine …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires (April 11, 2019)

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina Iguazu, Misiones Province, Argentina Montevideo, Uruguay Event:  The National Ministry of Health in Argentina has confirmed a case of Measles in a Russian tourist visiting the City of Buenos Aires (CABA), Iguazu (Misiones province) and Montevideo (Uruguay).  They advised anyone who has been exposed to the ill individual and is experiencing fever …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (February 18, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, Argentina: Palermo Events: A demonstration is expected to take place Monday, February 18, beginning at 5 p.m. at Plaza Italia.  The demonstration is then expected to move in the vicinity of the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires.  Police sources …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (February 5, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, Argentina: Palermo Recoleta Events: A demonstration is expected to take place today, February 5, beginning at 5 p.m. at the University of Buenos Aires School of Law in Recoleta.  The demonstration is then expected to move in the vicinity …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires

Location: G20 event venues such as Costa Salguero, MALBA, and Colón Theater, as well as the traditional mass protest areas of Obelisco, Plaza de Mayo, and Plaza del Congreso. Events: Demonstrations during and leading up to the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires. The U.S. Embassy in Argentina informs U.S. citizens to exercise increased caution …

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Demonstration and General Strike Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

Demonstration and General Strike Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina (June 21, 2018) Locations: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, Argentina: June 22: Palermo June 25: Plaza de Mayo/Casa Rosada Events: A demonstration is expected to take place on June 22 beginning at 4 …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos

Location:  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina: Palermo Event:  Reports indicate that a demonstration is planned for 2:30pm today, April 14, 2018, near the U.S. Embassy. The exact duration of the demonstration and number of participants are unknown. U.S. citizens are reminded to avoid large …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina – January 20, 2018

Location:  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina: Palermo Event:  Demonstrations expected to take place near the U.S. Embassy on January 20 beginning at 3 p.m. as part of the Women’s March movement. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid those areas during the late afternoon …

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