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COVID-19 Information – Cayman Islands

COVID-19 Information – Cayman Islands Last updated:   06/14/2021 ***  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 United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica – Mountain View Avenue Event: A shooting recently occurred on Mountain View Avenue in Kingston, and there is an active crime scene. Embassy personnel are advised to us South Camp Road for any travel to the airport until further notice. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media for updates. Be aware of your ...
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Weather Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston

Location: Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event: Tropical Depression Eta is currently located off Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula and is expected to move northeast across the Caribbean Sea toward Cuba in the coming days.  The Cayman Islands are under a Tropical Storm Warning currently and lie near the projected storm path.  Although current forecasts do not indicate that ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica Event: The U.S. Embassy has seen an increase in violent crime in areas frequented by American employees and their families. Of special concern is that these crimes have occurred during daylight hours. These crimes have not targeted U.S. citizens; however, we would like to remind the U.S. citizens to be vigilant while traveling in ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica – Hope Road and Phoenix Avenue Event: A shooting occurred at approximately 10:30 a.m. at Hope Road and Phoenix Avenue near Andrews Memorial Hospital and Devon House in Kingston, Jamaica.  The area has been cordoned off by the police and there is an ongoing investigation. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media ...
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