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Remarks by Ambassador Henry Wooster at U.S. Independence Celebration Event on June 16, 2021- as prepared for delivery.

Thank you.  On behalf of my Embassy colleagues and the American people, my wife Laura and I welcome you to the Independence Day celebration of the United States of America.  We invited each of you here tonight because we value your role in empowering Jordanian youth.  More about that in a moment. This year, America ...
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Alert: Jordan Travel Advisory Reduced to Level 3

On June 9, 2021, after a review of the worldwide COVID-19 situation and a review of the Travel Health Notice (THN) for Jordan issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of State reduced the Travel Advisory for Jordan from Level 4 (Do Not Travel) to Level 3 (Reconsider Travel).
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Remarks by Ambassador Henry Wooster at U.S. Independence Celebration Event on June 9, 2021- as prepared for delivery.

Thank you.  On behalf of my embassy colleagues and the American people, my wife Laura and I welcome you to the Independence Day celebration of the United States of America.  I am grateful for the volunteers who made tonight’s event possible, most of whom you will not see because we are keeping this gathering small to respect Jordan’s public health guidelines.   This year, America turns 245.  Although we are the world’s oldest democracy, we are nevertheless a relatively young nation, as is sometimes made clear by our growing pains.  Indeed, you might say America’s story is one ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Amman, Jordan

(June 6, 2021) Location: Gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following places in Jordan: Um Al-Basateen Na’ur Event: The Embassy is receiving reports of demonstrations resulting in armed clashes between police and protesters in the vicinity of Um Al-Basateen and Na’ur (close to the main road leading from Amman to Queen Alia International Airport) ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Henry Wooster at U.S. Independence Celebration Event on June 2, 2021- as prepared for delivery.

Thank you.  On behalf of my embassy colleagues and the American people, my wife Laura and I welcome you to the Independence Day celebration of the United States of America.  I am grateful for the volunteers who made tonight’s event possible, most of whom you will not see because we are keeping this gathering small to respect Jordan’s public health guidelines. This year, America turns 245.  America’s story is one of resilience.  Although we are the world’s oldest democracy, we are nevertheless a relatively young ...
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