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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (March 15, 2020)
March 15, 2020

Location:  Kingston

Event: On March 15, the Jamaican Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) announced there are now 10 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica.

The Government of Jamaica has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  All travelers entering the island with recent travel to China, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, and the United Kingdom may be denied entry or will be subject to immediate quarantine or isolation if symptomatic.

The Consular Section at U.S. Embassy Kingston will remain closed for routine services until further notice.

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