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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy in The Gambia (June 14, 2022)
June 14, 2022

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy in The Gambia (June 14, 2022)


Location: Countrywide


Event: Effective Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. EDT, the CDC rescinded its Order requiring all airline or other aircraft passengers to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 to board any aircraft destined for travel to the United States from a foreign country. CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect. For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.


Actions to Take:

  • Review country-specific COVID-19 entry/exit requirements on the Embassy’s COVID-19 information page. [please include hyperlink to your post’s COVID-19 page]
  • In accordance with CDC guidance, delay your travel if you test positive for, or have symptoms of, COVID-19.



  • U.S. Embassy in The Gambia

(220) 439-2856



  • State Department – – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444