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NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

STEP: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. U.S. Citizens Travelers: Please enroll in step.state.gov to receive alerts & ensure you can be located in an emergency. U. S. Citizens in an Emergency: In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); ...
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Statement on High Representative’s Decision on Enacting the Law on Amendment to the Criminal Code of BiH

Genocide denial and war criminal glorification are unacceptable and undermine the mutual trust needed to bring BiH forward on its EU path. The outgoing High Representative’s action demonstrates the gravity he places on this issue as a matter of BiH stability and underscores the continuing imperative that all in BiH contribute to reconciliation. The criminal ...
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Covid-19 Information

Last updated: 07/21/21 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 ...
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U.S. Embassy Suspends Memorandum of Understanding with Zenica-Doboj Canton

After the Zenica-Doboj Assembly passed amendments to the Law on Internal Affairs designed to reduce good governance, U.S. Ambassador to BiH Eric Nelson sent a letter to the Zenica-Doboj authorities regarding the immediate suspension of an MOU with the Government of Zenica-Doboj Canton. See the full text of the letter here: Mirnes Bašić, Prime Minister ...
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State Department Releases Report on Trafficking in Persons BiH Upgraded to Tier 2

The Department of State has just released its 2021 Trafficking in Persons report evaluating the efforts that countries around the globe, including Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), have been making in eliminating this modern-day slavery that targets the most vulnerable in every society.  The United States welcomes the overall increasing efforts demonstrated by BiH in combatting ...
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