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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin

Location:  Benin Event: Face masks or cloth coverings continue to be required in public, and social distancing guidelines remain in place in Benin.  Public transportation has resumed, and places of worship may now be open.  For more information, visit the Government of Benin’s  COVID-19 website  (in French). Air France is offering limited flights between Cotonou and Paris.  ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin (May 27, 2020) Location:  Benin Event: Air France is offering limited flights between Cotonou and Paris.  These flights are tentatively scheduled weekly on Thursday mornings.  Passengers who wish to return to the United States must be able to secure a connecting onward flight from Paris to a destination in ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin (May 20, 2020) Location:  Benin Event: Air France is offering limited flights between Cotonou and Paris.  These flights are tentatively scheduled weekly on Thursday mornings.  Passengers who wish to return to the United States must be able to secure a connecting onward flight from Paris to a destination in ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Cotonou, Benin (May 14, 2020) Location:  Benin Event: On May 12, the Government of Benin announced mandatory COVID-19 testing of all airline passengers arriving in Benin.  Tests will be done at passenger expense; fees are 100,000 CFA (approximately $165/€153), payable in cash only, and airlines may require advance payment as a ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Invitation to Virtual Townhall with Ambassador Mahoney

Embassy of the United States of America  Cotonou, Benin  Message for U.S. Citizens:  May 13, 2020  The Consular Section cordially invites U.S. citizens in Benin to a virtual discussion with Ambassador Mahoney and consular representatives on Wednesday, May 20, at 6:00p.m.  The Ambassador will provide an update on recent developments and U.S. Embassy activities and ...
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