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Status of U.S. Delegation Travel to Guatemala

REF# 2021 - 11 March 24, 2021 The delegation of National Security Council Senior Director Juan Gonzalez, Department of State Northern Triangle Special Envoy Ricardo Zuniga, and Department of State Deputy Assistant Secretary Marta Youth were unable to fly to Guatemala today. The cause is airline cancelations of the delegation’s flights due to ash from a volcanic eruption ...
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Natural Disaster Alert – U. S. Embassy Guatemala City, Guatemala – (March 23, 2021)

Location: Guatemala Event: Eruptions Continue at Pacaya Volcano The National Institute of Seismology, Volcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology (INSIVUMEH) reports continued high levels of activity at Pacaya March 23. Ash is dispersing up to 50 km to the north, north west and north east over an area extending 50km north of Pacaya.  Coordinadora Nacional Para la Reducción de ...
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Natural Disaster Alert – U. S. Embassy Guatemala City, Guatemala – (March 23, 2021)

Location: Guatemala Event: Eruptions Continue at Pacaya Volcano The National Institute of Seismology, Volcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology (INSIVUMEH) reports continued high levels of activity at Pacaya March 23. Ash is dispersing up to 50 km to the north, north west and north east over an area extending 50km north of Pacaya.  Coordinadora Nacional Para la Reducción de ...
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Senior US official to visit Guatemala

MARCH 22, 2021 Statement by NSC Spokesperson Emily Horne on Senior Administration Official Travel to Mexico and Guatemala Special Assistant to the President and Coordinator for the Southwest Border, Ambassador Roberta Jacobson will travel to Mexico on March 22 to engage with Mexican government officials to develop an effective and humane plan of action to ...
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Announcement of Ricardo Zúñiga as Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson March 22, 2021 STATEMENT BY NED PRICE, SPOKESPERSON The Department of State is pleased to announce that Ricardo Zúñiga, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, will serve as its Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle. The Special Envoy will lead U.S. diplomatic efforts, advise the ...
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