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The United States Pledges $750K to Fight COVID-19 in The Bahamas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nassau, The Bahamas | September 7, 2020 The United States Government has pledged $750,000 to help health facilities in The Bahamas detect, isolate, and prevent the spread of COVID-19.  The International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Bahamas Red Cross Society, in partnership with the United ...
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Weather Alert for The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands – Tropical Storm Laura

[Updated August 21, 2020 @ 4:00 pm] Tropical Storm Laura: Development and Progress as of August 21, 2020 at 11:00am The National Hurricane Center ( www.nhc.noaa.gov ) has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for the southeastern Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands for Saturday and Sunday (August 22 and 23). The NHC also advises that ...
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Health Alert – The Bahamas

[Last Updated on August 5, 2020] This information is updated regularly at our consolidated COVID-19 information page. Sign up to receive these health and safety alerts directly to your inbox from the U.S. Embassy in Nassau. ———- 14-Day National Lockdown commencing Tuesday, August 4 at 10:00pm On August 3, the Prime Minister of The Bahamas announced a two-week national lockdown, ...
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Bahamas PM Assesses Isaias Damage on U.S. Coast Guard Aircraft

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Public Affairs Section https://bs.usembassy.gov +1 (242) 322-1181 ext. 4220 Nassau, The Bahamas | August 2, 2020 Bahamas PM Assesses Isaias Damage on U.S. Coast Guard Aircraft Less than 24 hours after Hurricane Isaias passed over The Bahamas, the United States provided aircraft support so that Prime Minister the Most Honorable Dr. Hubert Minnis ...
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Weather Alert for The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands

[Updated August 1, 2020 @ 10:00 pm] The U.S. Embassy in Nassau advises U.S. citizens of the development and progress of Hurricane Isaias As of 5:00pm on August 1, 2020, the National Hurricane Center advised that Isaias had weakened to a Tropical Storm, but is projected to re-strengthen to Hurricane status overnight into August 2 as it approaches ...
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