Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia (January 6, 2020)

Location: Georgia

Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions
There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.
The Embassy has implemented additional security measures as a precaution.  U.S. government personnel are instructed to exercise a higher level of personal security awareness.
The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

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.

Assistance:   

U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia
(995)(32) 227-7724 (M-F 8:30-5:30)
(995)(32) 227-7000 (after hours)

AskConsulTbilisi@state.gov
https://ge.usembassy.gov/

State Department – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Georgia Country Information

Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter

Please see U.S. Embassy Tbilisi Security Message on Demonstrations: https://ge.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/security-and-travel-information/