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Message for U.S. Citizens: Renew Passports Before Winter Holidays

It’s that time of year to ask: are you planning to travel during the holidays??  Is your passport valid?  We have arranged a passport day at the U.S. Embassy Consular Section on November 28, 2018. Please check the validity of your passports and your kids’ passports now (passports must be valid at least for 6 ...
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Number of Jordanians studying at U.S. colleges and universities increases by nearly 5 percent in 2017-18

AMMAN – The number of Jordanian students enrolled at U.S. institutions across the United States has increased since 2017, growing by nearly 5% over last year’s number, according to an annual report released today by the Institute of International Education, with support from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The ...
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Weather Alert: U. S. Embassy Amman, Jordan

Location: Petra, Madaba, and Maan, and Wadi Musa Event: Multiple areas throughout Jordan are experiencing severe weather conditions to include flooding. Plan for potentially severe flooding through tonight and tomorrow. Travel on major roadways may be impacted. Actions to Take: Seek higher ground and secure shelter. Notify friends and family of your safety. Monitor local ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Passport/Consular Report of Birth Abroad pick-up hours

The American Citizen Services Unit at the U.S. Embassy in Amman, Jordan has officially changed the pick-up hours for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad from 3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. to 11:00 a.m.-12 p.m.  We are open every business day except Jordanian and American holidays.    
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