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Diversity Visa 2021 Program – Applications Open

The online registration period for the DV-2021 Program will last from noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), Wednesday, October 2, 2019, until noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-5), Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Applicants should submit entries for the DV-2021 program electronically at  dvlottery.state.gov  . There is no cost to register for the DV Program. Do not wait until the ...
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A Delegation from the U.S. Visits Eritrea

Chief of Mission Natalie E. Brown and the U.S. Embassy in Asmara welcomed September 26-28 a delegation from the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor and the Office of International Religious Freedom for meetings with the Eritrean government, the diplomatic community, and representatives from the many faiths practiced in Eritrea.  During the visit, they ...
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United States Welcomes Eritrea’s Observer Status in the Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG)

Important Step Builds on Eritrea’s Growing Body of Work in Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) The United States is encouraged to learn that on September 6 the Council of Ministers of the Eastern and Southern Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG) responded to a request from Government of the State of Eritrea by admitting Eritrea ...
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Town Hall Meeting

​​ The U.S. Embassy in Asmara is pleased to invite all American citizens  who are over the age of  18 to a   Town Hall Meeting   Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 1:45 PM at the U.S. Embassy   (Use main Embassy entrance near Attorney General’s office; Please arrive at least 20 minutes early to ...
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2019 Trafficking in Persons Report

2019 Trafficking in Persons Report: Eritrea JUNE 20, 2019 ERITREA: Tier 3 The Government of Eritrea does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking and is not making significant efforts to do so; therefore Eritrea remained on Tier 3. Despite the lack of significant efforts, during the reporting year the government ...
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