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Statement Regarding Photograph Used in Embassy Messaging Campaign

May 16, 2020 Recently, the U.S. Embassy in Guatemala unintentionally published an image of a Guatemalan child who sadly was deceased, as part of a social media campaign to educate about the very real dangers of illegal immigration to the United States involving unaccompanied minors, particularly the risks posed by COVID-19.  We regret any pain ...
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Update For U.S. Citizens: Changes to COVID-19 Restrictions by the Government of Guatemala

May 14, 2020 Location: Guatemala Event:   On Thursday, May 14th, Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei announced the imposition of new restrictions to movement and activities, to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus.  These restrictions include the following: Closure of Country Until Monday, May 18 The President announced the complete closure of Guatemala, effective immediately and lasting through ...
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North American Cooperation on COVID-19

OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MAY 12, 2020 As President Trump has said, the United States is working with our friends and partners around the world to coordinate our efforts on stopping the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The United States values our cooperation with allies and partners in combatting the pandemic and in planning for our collective recovery.  In addition ...
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19GT5020Q0026 – CMR External wall replacement

Invitation Letter   (PDF – 125KB) SF18 Cover Page   (PDF – 56KB) Statement Of Work   (PDF – 675KB) Quotation submission: All quotations must be submitted via email only to: GuatemalaBids@state.gov   Deadline to receive offers: Quotations are due Friday, June 19, 2020 by COB (12:00 PM). For more information, contact: Javier Díaz 2326-4707  DiazLJ@state.gov
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