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MESSAGE FOR U.S. CITIZENS – CLOSURE OF U.S. EMBASSY AND CONSULATES GENERAL

The U.S. Embassy in Riyadh and Consulates General in Dhahran and Jeddah will be closed 17-21 June for the Eid holiday. For emergencies, please contact appropriate Saudi local authorities and then inform the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate using the contact information below. Local first responders in Saudi Arabia can be reached at: Police:  999 Fire: 998 ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Mission Saudi Arabia

Location:  Riyadh Event:  Missile intercept, Riyadh Media report that Saudi authorities intercepted a missile over Riyadh.  Monitor local news and review safety procedures in case of missile strikes:  https://sa.usembassy.gov/security-alert-u-s-mission-saudi-arabia-safety-procedures-case-missile-strikes/ Actions to take: Monitor local media for updates. If you are in need of urgent medical care and/or an immediate police response, call the local emergency number ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel Advisory for Saudi Arabia on April 16, 2018

Exercise increased caution in Saudi Arabia due to terrorism and the threat of missile attacks on civilian targets. Do not travel to: Within 50 miles of the border with Yemen due to terrorism and armed conflict. Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in Saudi Arabia. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Mission Saudi Arabia

Location:  Saudi Arabia Event:  Military action taken by the United States, France, and United Kingdom in Syria There may be reaction in the region in response to military action taken by the United States, France, and the United Kingdom in Syria.  The U.S. Mission is not aware of any specific, credible threats to American citizens or ...
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