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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Country-Specific Information: Last updated:  [09/24/20] Bulgaria has 19,573 reported cases of COVID-19 within its borders. Bulgaria has 785 reported fatalities from COVID-19 within its borders. Bulgaria is following WHO and ECDC guidance on threat mitigation. Grocery stores, restaurants, pharmacies, and stores remain open. Supplies including food and medicine remain plentiful. Masks: All persons must cover their ...
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Training on Proactive Online Investigations

On September 23rd, Resident Legal Advisor Jessica Kim, in partnership with Embassy Sofia’s FBI Legal Attaché Office, delivered a training on proactive online investigations, electronic evidence, and cybercrimes for investigating magistrates of the National Investigative Service of Bulgaria. FBI Assistant Legal Attaché Dustin Overby initiated the training with an overview of cybercrime trends. RLA Kim ...
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OPEN Program

Deadline:  October 6, 2020 The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program offers 8-week, online university-level courses in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) developed by U.S. educational institutions. What courses are available during the winter semester of 2021? Using Educational Technology Critical Thinking in the Classroom Teaching Grammar Communicatively Teaching English to Young ...
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U.S. Citizens Voting Assistance

Voting Message for 2020 General Election (released on August 18, 2020) The  Federal Voting Assistance Program and the Department of State’s page on  Absentee Voting Information are the most up-to-date voting information resources for Americans living abroad. Please visit these websites to learn about deadlines and procedures for registering and voting. Overseas U.S. citizens usually need to register every year, which means mailing in your Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) so that you’re ...
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