Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Nairobi (May 4, 2018)

Upcoming Relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel

Location: Kenya, countrywide

Event:  Extremists may use the upcoming relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to target U.S. citizens. Terrorists may employ a variety of tactics. They may target schools, hospitals, churches, tourist locations, transportation hubs, and other public venues.

Actions to take:

  • Keep a low profile.
  • Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Report social media threats to local authorities.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Nairobi, Kenya

+254 (0) 20 363 6451

+254 (0) 20 363 6170 (after hours)

kenya_acs@state.gov

https://ke.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Kenya Country Information

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