Event: The U.S. Embassy in Beirut advises all U.S. citizens of heightened tensions in the region. We strongly encourage U.S. citizens to maintain a high level of vigilance and practice good situational awareness.
Actions to Take:
- Keep a low profile
- Be aware of your surroundings
- Review your personal security plans
- As always, have travel documents up to date
- U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon
(961) (4) 542600 or (961) (4) 543600
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- For further detailed information regarding travel and security in Lebanon:
- Visit the State Department’s travel website Travel.State.Gov to review the Travel Advisory for Lebanon, Country Information for Lebanon, and the Worldwide Caution.
- Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive the latest security updates and make it easier for the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate to contact you in an emergency.
- Follow the U.S. Embassy in Beirut on Twitter and Facebook