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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:   08/10/2022 ***As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on June 12, 2022, the ...
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Information for Visa Applicants about the Current State of Visa Services

Information for visa applicants about the current state of visa services:  The U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan understands that many non-immigrant visa applicants have paid the visa application processing fee and are waiting to schedule a visa appointment.  We restored all routine visa operations on December 2, 2020. For non-immigrant visa receipts valid on or after ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:   08/10/2022 ***As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on June 12, 2022, the ...
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Health Alert – U. S. Mission Kazakhstan (04 August 2022)​

Location: Countrywide Event:  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for  Monkeypox in Multiple Countries .  The World Health Organization has determined the multi-country outbreak of  monkeypox  is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern ( click here  to view the WHO’s determination). Actions to Take:​ Travelers should AVOID : Close contact with sick people, including those ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Kazakhstan: Worldwide Caution

On July 31, 2022, the United States conducted a precision counterterrorism strike in Afghanistan that killed Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s deputy and successor as leader of al-Qa’ida. Al- Zawahiri was one of the masterminds of the attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001 and had continued to urge his followers to attack ...
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Members of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Prosecutor General’s Office Complete the Identifying and Developing Investigative Information Training

Vice-rector of the Academy of Law Enforcement Agencies in Nur-Sultan Maralbek Eshimov and Assistant Regional Security Officer Ben Woods congratulated members of Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Internal Affairs and Prosecutor General’s Office on completing the Identifying and Developing Investigative Information (IDII) training. The two-week course was held at the PGO’s Academy of Law Enforcement Agencies where ...
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2022 Investment Climate Statements: Kazakhstan

The Investment Climate Statements are important State Department resources that help U.S. companies make informed decisions in foreign markets. The reports also assist partner countries in creating investment climates that foster economic growth consistent with protections for labor rights, human rights, and the environment. See the 2022 Investment Climate Statement for Kazakhstan here .
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