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U.S. Delivers Ultra-Low Temperature Freezers for Vaccine Storage to Ministry of Health of The Bahamas

On July 28, 2021, the United States delivered four ultra-low temperature medical freezers for use by the Ministry of Health in storing COVID-19 vaccines. The four freezers, which are valued at a total of over $100,000, can cool vaccine doses at up to -122 degrees Fahrenheit, and can store over 168,000 vaccine doses. U.S. Northern ...
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U.S. Donates $1.1 Million-Worth of Police Vehicles to RBPF

On July 29, the United States government formally donated 20 new Ford Police Interceptor hybrid SUVs to assist the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) routine police operations throughout The Bahamas. The 20 Interceptors will be utilized in Nassau, Grand Bahama, and the Abaco Islands, and will replenish part of the fleet that was lost during ...
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U.S. Embassy Supports LGBTQI+ Community

Throughout the month of June, the United States Embassy in Nassau joined other U.S. Embassies around the world – from Kingston to Moscow – in raising the rainbow Pride flag over our buildings and residences. We were often joined by other western Embassies in a combined effort to raise awareness of the human rights of ...
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U.S. Donates Additional $500K towards COVID-19 Response in The Bahamas

On June 23, 2021, The Bahamas officially received $500,000 in additional public health assistance form the United States. A high-level U.S. delegation delivered a broad range of medical equipment to assist The Bahamas Ministry of Health (MoH), and also visited the offices of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). The donation demonstrates the continued commitment ...
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U.S. Helps Keep Bahamas Safe: Donates $5.9 Million in Boats, Comms Equipment to RBDF

On June 22, the United States government continued to demonstrate its commitment to shared security and safety of The Bahamas and the United States, donating three high-speed SAFE boats, radio communications equipment, and biometrics equipment to the Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF)—for a total value of about $5.9 million dollars. The handover took place at ...
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