Event: Precautionary Security Measures at U.S. Embassy Amman
There have been confirmed missile attacks against U.S. military installations in Iraq, and regional tension remains high. The U.S. Embassy has limitedsome U.S. government personnel travel to and around Jordan. Out of an abundance of caution, the U.S. Embassy continues to encourage U.S. citizens to practice increased vigilance and carefully consider the risks of movements outside the home through January 11, and to maintain essential documents and emergency supplies. The Embassy remains open.
Actions to Take:
- Keep a low profile.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
- Review your personal security plans.
- Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.
- U.S. Embassy Amman, Jordan
Phone number: +962 6 590-6000, +962 6 590-6500 (after hours)
Email address: Amman-ACS@state.gov
Embassy/Consulate website: https://jo.usembassy.gov/
- State Department – Consular Affairs: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Jordan Country Information
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