Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

Location:  Tunis, Tunisia Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Tunis is providing an update on regional curfews and COVID-19 in Tunisia. Tunisia COVID-19 Information: To curb the spread of COVID-19,  as of October 8, the Government of Tunisia has enacted a 15-day curfew in Greater Tunis (which includes the governorates of Ariana, Ben Arous, Manouba, and …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting in the 2020 Elections

United States Election Day is November 3, 2020.  If you are planning to submit your absentee ballot, now is the time! To vote in the 2020 U.S. elections from Tunisia: Receive and complete your ballot:  States are required to send out ballots 45 days before a regular election for federal office.  Please complete your ballot as …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

COVID-19 Update and Travel Advisory Reminder U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia September 11, 2020 Location:  Tunis, Tunisia Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Tunis reminds U.S. citizens to review the travel advisory and is providing an update on COVID-19 in Tunisia.  Security Reminder:  In light of the September 5 terrorist attack targeting Tunisian national guard officers in …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  09/03/2020 Tunisia-Specific Information: The Tunisian Observatory for New and Emerging Diseases (ONMNE) provides regular COVID-19 updates on their official Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/ONMNE/ . As of September 3, the Tunisian Ministry of Health had confirmed 4,196 cases of COVID-19. The governorates of Gabes, Kef, Ben Arous, Kairouan, Sousse, and Tunis currently have the …

Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

Location:  Tunis, Tunisia Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Tunis is providing an update on COVID-19 in Tunisia. Tunisia Country-Specific Information: The Tunisian Observatory for New and Emerging Diseases (ONMNE) provides regular COVID-19 updates on their official Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/ONMNE/ . As of August 16, the Tunisian Ministry of Health has confirmed 2,314 cases of COVID-19, with …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Tunisia Travel Advisory U.S. Embassy Tunis

U.S. citizens living in and visiting Tunisia are advised that the Department of State has updated its Travel Advisory for Tunisia to Level Three Reconsider Travel to Tunisia due to COVID-19. The new travel advisory can be found on the Department of State’s website at  https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/Tunisia.html .  U.S. citizens are encouraged to review the information and …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Tunisian Procedures for Entry, Testing, and Quarantine due to COVID-19

The Government of Tunisia has issued revised entry procedures and zone classifications, including the removal of the quarantine requirement for travelers from “green” countries.  The government of Tunisia has indicated that they will review these procedures weekly. In addition, please note updated Embassy appointment and access procedures are detailed below. Tunisian Procedures for Entry, Testing, …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Guidance on the June 27 Re-Opening of Tunisian Air, Land, and Sea Borders

The Government of Tunisia (GOT) has lifted most of the COVID-19 confinement measures.  Please note that the GOT’s re-opening is subject to revision if the Ministry of Health (MOH) observes a significant increase of COVID-19 cases. Guidance for the Re-Opening of Tunisian Air, Land, and Sea Borders The Tunisian government has announced preliminary guidance for …

Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis – January 7, 2020 – Heightened Middle East Tensions

Location: Tunisia Event: Due to heightened tensions in Iraq and the region, the U.S. Embassy in Tunis strongly encourages U.S. citizens to maintain a high level of vigilance and practice good situational awareness.  While we are not aware of specific, credible threats against U.S. citizens in Tunisia at this time, travelers to and in Tunisia …

Read More»

Alert – Review Travel Advisory for Tunisia U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

Location:  Tunis The U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens in Tunisia to review the Department of State’s  travel advisory for Tunisia .  Recent attacks have occurred against security forces in central Tunis.  Actions to take: Remain vigilant, especially in crowded areas. Avoid demonstrations. Monitor local media for updates.  Assistance: The U.S. Embassy is located in Berges du Lac, 1053 Tunis, …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Tunis Update

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Tunis Update July 1, 2019 The Embassy and its personnel will observe normal business hours on Tuesday, July 2nd.  U.S. citizens with concerns or questions about the security situation in Tunisia should review the Tunis Travel Advisory available at travel.state.gov. For additional information: U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia Address:  Berges du Lac, …

Read More»

Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia U.S. Embassy Closed Monday, July 1st

Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia U.S. Embassy Closed Monday, July 1st Event:  Due to security concerns, the U.S. Embassy will be closed to the public on Monday, July 1st, except for emergency services. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia Address:  Berges du Lac, 1053 Tunis Phone number:  +216 71 107 000, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Tunis Update – June 27, 2019

Following consultations with the Tunisian government after today’s events, the U.S. Embassy is resuming normal activities effective immediately.  The Embassy will operate under normal hours on June 28.  The existing travel advisory for American citizens in Tunisia remains unchanged.  The U.S. Embassy encourages American travelers in Tunisia to register with the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program …

Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis

Location: Downtown Tunis Event: Due to reports of multiple security-related incidents, the U.S. Embassy has instructed its personnel to avoid travel to downtown Tunis.  We further recommend against unnecessary movement in and around Tunis at this time. Actions to take: Avoid unnecessary movement in and around Tunis. Monitor local media for updates. Assistance:   U.S. …

Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis

Location:  Tunisia, countrywide Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Tunis reminds U.S. citizens of the need for caution and awareness of personal security at all times. Actions to take: Review your personal security plans. Be aware of your surroundings. Monitor local news for updates. Maintain a high-level of vigilance. Take appropriate steps to enhance your personal …

Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis

Location: Tunis Event: Due to reports of a security-related incident, the U.S. Embassy has instructed its personnel to avoid travel to downtown Tunis. Actions to take: Avoid downtown Tunis and monitor local media for updates.  Assistance: U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia Address:  Berges du Lac, 1053 Tunis Phone number:  +216 71 107 000, 8:00 a.m. until …

Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Tunis

Final Opportunities to Return Voted Ballots! October 10, 2018   Embassies and consulates are not polling places. Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! The majority of states require voted ballots to reach local election officials by the close of polls on Tuesday, November 6th. U.S. citizens who want to participate in the 2018 …

Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis

Location: Tunis Event: Demonstrations are taking place in Tunis in response to the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel on May 14.  Some of these protests may have the potential to become violent. Actions to take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Avoid crowds. Review your personal security plans.  Additional Information: …

Read More»
Show More ∨