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Additional location for visa courier drop off and collection

We are pleased to announce the launch of two additional visa courier drop off and collection service locations in Mekelle and Hawassa, in addition to the two locations in Addis Ababa. For more details please visit: https://ais.usvisa-info.com/en-et/niv/information/courier_dropboxes.


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