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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana (6/16/2020) Location:  Botswana Event:  Gaborone Zone Lockdown Lifted The Government of Botswana announced the end of extreme social distancing in the Gaborone COVID-19 zone starting today, 16 June 2020.  The restrictions on movement will return to the regulations in force on 12 June 2020.  Interzone permits for travel between zones are still required, and ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana (6/13/2020) Location:  Botswana Event:  Gaborone Zone Lockdown Re-instated The Government of Botswana announced the resumption of extreme social distancing in the Gaborone COVID-19 zone starting 13 June 2020 until further notice.  The restrictions on movement will return to the original lockdown regulations.  All non-essential services will be closed, and movement is only allowed by ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana (6/5/2020) Location:  Botswana Event:  No Flights Available, New South Africa Transit Regulations Announced There are still no plans to resume commercial flight operations out of Botswana.  Ethiopian Airlines flight 8828 departed Gaborone on June 3, 2020, and there are no upcoming flights scheduled. In addition, the Republic of South Africa has announced a change ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Gaborone, Botswana

Location: Botswana Event: Ethiopian Airlines Flight Gaborone – Addis Ababa June 3 There are still no plans to resume commercial flight operations out of Botswana. Ethiopian Airlines is operating a flight from Gaborone to Addis Ababa on June 3, 2020.  Onward flights to the United States and Europe are available from Addis Ababa.  The cost to fly ...
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