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The United States Donates 60 Ventilators to Maldives to Respond to COVID-19

September 26, 2020: Male – The United States Government has donated 60 brand-new, state-of-the-art ventilators to Maldives, delivering on President Trump’s offer of critically needed supplies and supporting Maldives’ fight against COVID-19.  The ventilators, produced in the United States, will provide a vital life-saving resource to patients affected by the virus.  “We are proud that ...
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Health Alert for Maldives – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka

July 31, 2020 Location:  Maldives Event:  COVID-19 in Maldives.  New information is listed in Recent Updates. Recent Updates:  – Maldives  Ministry of Health  has reported 3,719 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Additional Information: Maldives opened certain resort islands for tourism on July 15, 2020.  Please visit their immigration website for future updates and instructions for entry:  https://immigration.gov.mv .   Sri Lankan Airlines is intermittently scheduling commercial flights from Male to Colombo.  Interested travelers should contact the ...
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Health Alert for Maldives – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka

July 23, 2020 Location:  Maldives    Event:  COVID-19 in Maldives.  New information is listed in Recent Updates. Recent Updates:  Maldives  Ministry of Health  has reported 3,103 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Maldives opened for tourism to some resort islands on July 15, 2020.  Please visit their immigration website for future updates and instructions for entry:  https://immigration.gov.mv .   Sri Lankan Airlines is intermittently scheduling commercial flights from Male to Colombo.  Interested travelers should contact the airlines ...
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United States Donates Equipment for Maldives’ Frontline Responders to COVID-19

COLOMBO, JULY 22 – On July 22, U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) to Sri Lanka and Maldives Martin Kelly handed over Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to support frontline responders to H.E. Omar Razak, Maldivian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka. The PPE donation, worth $150,000, is representative of the United States’ “All of America” approach ...
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