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#Eritrea Travel Warning

LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 22, 2017

The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea. The Government of Eritrea restricts the travel of all foreign nationals in the country, including U.S. diplomats. These restrictions make it difficult for the U.S. Embassy to provide emergency consular services to U.S. citizens outside the city of...
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We are hosting a Passport Q&A session tomorrow!

Do you have questions about your US passport? Ask us tomorrow, Wednesday February 22, 1:00-2:00 pm EST!
Planning a cruise? Leave itinerary and emergency contact details with loved ones. #SmoothSailing

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#Lebanon Travel Warning

LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 15, 2017

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Lebanon because of the threats of terrorism, armed clashes, kidnapping, and outbreaks of violence, especially near Lebanon’s borders with Syria and Israel. U.S. citizens living and working in Lebanon should be aware of the risks of remaining in the country and should...
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U.S. Embassy - Sofia, #Bulgaria

Pro-Nazi and Nationalist Groups to March and Protest on Saturday, February 18, 2017

The Embassy has been informed of a planned march and protest through parts of the city on Saturday, February 18th. The organizers of the protest plan to march from NDK to 1 Trakiya St., approximately during the hours of 1700 to 2100. Information on the subject of the protest...
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U.S. Consulate General - #Munich, #Germany

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in conjunction with the Munich Security Conference

U.S. Consulate General Munich informs U.S. citizens that demonstrations are expected to take place in central Munich on February 17 – 18, 2017 on the margins of the annual Munich Security Conference held this year February 17 – 19, 2017:

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United States Embassy Accra, #Ghana

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Safety Considerations in Bimbila

February 15, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Accra has received reports that unrest is continuing in the town of Bimbila in the latest chieftaincy clashes. Approximately 10 people have been killed and over a dozen arrested. It is reported that most NGOs, schools, and businesses have closed...
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#ElSalvador Travel Warning

LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 14, 2017

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to carefully consider the risks of travel to El Salvador due to the high rates of crime and violence. El Salvador has one of the highest homicide levels in the world and crimes such as extortion, assault and robbery are common. This replaces the Travel Warning for El Salvador dated January...
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El Salvador Travel Warning

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The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the Ministry of Health of the government of Guinea has declared a measles epidemic in Conakry. U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Guinea should obtain recommended vaccinations.
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Updated #Nigeria Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Nigeria and recommends that U.S. citizens avoid all but essential travel to Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Kano, and Yobe states because the security situation in northeast Nigeria remains fluid and unpredictable. Very poor transportation infrastructure also makes it difficult for the U.S....
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#NorthKorea Travel Warning
Updated: February 7, 2017

The Department of State strongly urges U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to North Korea/the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) due to the serious risk of arrest and long-term detention under North Korea’s system of law enforcement. This system imposes unduly harsh sentences for actions that would not be considered crimes in the...
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North Korea Travel Warning

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Security Message: Threat against Hotels in Baghdad, #Iraq

February 6, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad has received credible threats of possible attacks on hotels in Baghdad frequented by Westerners. In response, the Embassy has limited some movements by Mission personnel.

As noted in our Iraq Travel Warning, the U.S. government considers the potential personal security threats to U.S....
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens | Baghdad, Iraq - Embassy of the United States

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"Executive Order on Visas

An order issued by a U.S. District court in the state of Washington on February 3 bars the U.S. government from enforcing certain provisions of Executive Order 13769, “Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Attacks by Foreign Nationals,” including those related to visas and travel for nationals of Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen.

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Important Announcement

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens in #Moldova: Demonstration – February 3, 2017
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a planned protest is scheduled to take place tonight, February 3, at 18:00 in front of the Stefan Cel Mare monument in downtown Chisinau. The group will be demonstrating with the stated purpose of showing solidarity with the recent protests in Romania against...
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U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Increased Potential for Civil Unrest

The U.S. Embassy warns U.S. citizens of the increased potential for civil unrest in Kinshasa due to the recent death of prominent opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi. U.S. citizens should avoid unnecessary travel to the neighborhood of Limeté and in the vicinity...
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United States Embassy Dublin, #Ireland

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests outside U.S. Embassy on February 2, 2017

Embassy Dublin informs U.S. citizens that a protest in opposition to the U.S. President’s Executive Order on Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Attacks by Foreign Nationals is planned for the evening of February 2nd outside the U.S. Embassy in Dublin. The exact...
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#Iraq Travel Warning

Updated: January 31, 2017

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to Iraq. Travel within Iraq remains very dangerous, and the ability of the Embassy to assist U.S. citizens facing difficulty is extremely limited. This supersedes the Travel Warning dated July 6, 2016.

U.S. citizens in Iraq are at high risk for kidnapping and terrorist violence. ...
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Iraq Travel Warning

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