United States Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi
Routine Message for U.S. Citizens:
Town Hall Meeting on April 27, 2019
April 19, 2019
U.S. citizens, their spouses, and children are invited to a Town Hall Meeting for the U.S. citizen community on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence (Number 28, Boulevard du 28 Novembre). The Town Hall will be an opportunity to discuss current issues of concern to the U.S. citizen community in Burundi and for Ambassador Casper to wish farewell to the community prior to her departure.
Please note that participants will be required to show a U.S. passport or other official identification (for non-U.S. citizen family members). All guests and their personal effects will be screened prior to entry.
We look forward to seeing you there!
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- See the State Department’s travel websitefor the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Country Specific Information for Burundi.
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