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Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution Reminder

This January 2019 update to the Department of State’s Worldwide Caution provides U.S. citizens with general information regarding terrorist activities, political violence and criminal activity that transpire abroad, as well as specific recommendations on how to prepare for possible contingencies, receive information on breaking security events and ensure that travelers can be contacted in an emergency. ...
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Weather Alert – Cyclone Hikaa

U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman September 24, 2019 Based on information from the Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA), U.S. Embassy Muscat advises U.S. citizens that cyclone Hikaa is approximately 200 kms away from Masirah Island.  The cyclone includes heavy rains and winds ranging from 45 to 55 knots and continues to move towards the coastal ...
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Weather Alert – Cyclone KYARR

U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman October 30, 2019 Based on information from the Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA), the U.S. Embassy Muscat advises U.S. citizens that Cyclone Kyarr is approximately 490 kms away from Ras Madarakah in Duqm. There has been landfall in Sur, Ras al Hadd, and Sharqiya South. Currently, cyclone Kyaar is a ...
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IVLP: Connecting Museums, Connecting People

This week U.S. Embassy Muscat hosted an International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) pre-departure orientation for five professionals working with the National Museum and Ministry of Heritage and Culture. The IVLP participants will travel to the U.S. from January 26 – February 7, 2020, to meet a variety of museum and archivist professionals to discuss mutual ...
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