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U.S. Citizens Voting Assistance

You have the right to vote when you are overseas! For more information on how to mail your ballot to the United States via diplomatic pouch through the U.S. Embassy in Mbabane, please see  Alert – Voting Information for U.S. Citizens . Voting is a constitutional right that American citizens eighteen years and older can freely exercise. The Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee ...
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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: Eswatini has confirmed 5343 cases of COVID-19 and 108 deaths within its borders. Grocery stores and health clinics are open. Religious services are allowed to operate at a maximum of 50 percent occupancy. Entry and Exit Requirements: Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Only U.S. citizens with permanent residency are allowed entry into ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini

Location:  U.S. Embassy Event:  Health Advisory The Ministry of Health has confirmed that there are 5343 cases of Covid-19 and 108 deaths in Eswatini. The Prime Minister ordered a partial lockdown of Eswatini from June 19 until further notice.  All non-essential services are closed and the public is asked to avoid unnecessary travel or movement.  ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini, September 23, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Mbabane, Eswatini, September 23, 2020 Location:  Eswatini Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 26,000,000 reported cases worldwide. There are now at least 5343 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 108 deaths ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Lisa Peterson: “Babe Locotfo” (Good Father) Essay Contest Award Ceremony – Kwakha Indvodza

Standard Bank Representative Tom Churchyard, Executive Director of KI Sanibonani I am honored to join you here today for this event celebrating young people who have opened their hearts in this “Letter to my Father” essay contest. Tom says the essays he read for this contest were both heart-warming and heart breaking. Together they tell ...
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