Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Location: Burkina Faso 

Event:  The Burkina Faso Ministry of Health confirmed 845 cases of COVID-19 and 53 related deaths in Burkina Faso.

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The staff at U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou continues teleworking full time. The Embassy remains open and continues to operate in Burkina Faso.  American citizens undergoing an emergency and in need of immediate assistance outside working hours can call our switchboard at (226) 25 49 53 00 and ask to speak with the duty officer.

Routine consular services remain suspended.  American citizens who have an urgent need for routine services, including emergency passports, please email or visit our website for additional information:

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