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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: Suriname has confirmed cases of COVID 19 within its borders. Please visit www.covid-19.sr for an updated case count. The Government of Suriname has instituted a nationwide curfew between the hours of 21:00-05:00 as a countermeasure to the spread of COVID-19. The curfew will remain in place up to and including August 10, 2020. It ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Paramaribo, Suriname

Location:  Suriname Event: The Government of Suriname has instituted a nationwide curfew between the hours of 21:00-05:00 as a countermeasure to the spread of COVID-19. The curfew will remain in place up to and including August 10, 2020. It is mandatory to wear face masks in public, maintain 1.5 meters of social distance, and regularly disinfect ...
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Message from U.S. Ambassador to Suriname Karen Lynn Williams on the Inauguration of Suriname’s New President

On behalf of the United States of America, I want to congratulate President Santokhi on his inauguration today.  Indeed, congratulations are due to all the people of the Republic of Suriname today — the peaceful transition of power is one of the hallmarks of a functioning democracy. Suriname is demonstrating to the world today the strength of its ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Paramaribo, Suriname

Location:  Suriname Event: The Government of Suriname has instituted a nationwide curfew between the hours of 22:00-05:00 as a countermeasure to the spread of COVID-19. The curfew may remain in place until further announcement by the Surinamese government. People are advised to wear face masks in public. Public gatherings are limited to five people. KLM has ...
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