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Health Alert (COVID-19 Weekly Update) – U.S. Embassy Jakarta

Health Alert (COVID-19 Weekly Update) – U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia, July 13, 2020 Location:  Indonesia Event:  As of July 13, 2020, the Indonesian Ministry of Health has confirmed 75,699 cases of COVID-19 in the country. Large-Scale Social Movement Restrictions (PSBB) and other measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 remain in many areas of the country.  ...
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United States Commends Indonesia’s Response to Rohingya Refugees

Press Statement Morgan Ortagus, U.S. State Department Spokesperson July 9, 2020 The United States commends the Government of Indonesia and local authorities in Aceh for their response to the arrival of 99 Rohingya refugees on June 24 in Indonesian waters and recognizes Indonesia’s close coordination with UNHCR and IOM.  We applaud Indonesia’s humanitarian actions with ...
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The U.S. Embassy and the Smithsonian Institution Partner with the Ministry of Education to Create A “Learn From Home” TV Program

JAKARTA – The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and the Smithsonian Institution (SI) in the United States, in partnership with the Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture (Kemendikbud), have launched “Earth Optimism TV,” an educational TV series for Indonesian students, who like billions around the world, are continuing their educational studies at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.  ...
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Health Alert (COVID-19 Weekly Update) – U.S. Embassy Jakarta

Health Alert (COVID-19 Weekly Update) – U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia, July 6, 2020 Location:  Indonesia Event:  As of July 6, 2020, the Indonesian Ministry of Health has confirmed 63,749 cases of COVID-19 in the country. Large-Scale Social Movement Restrictions (PSBB) and other measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 remain in many areas of the country.  ...
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