Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Malta (January 8, 2020) 

Location: Malta 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 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 …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (January 3, 2020)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Malta: Valletta  Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place in Valletta beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 5.  Actions to Take:  Avoid the areas of the demonstrations. Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests. Monitor …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (20 December 2019)

Location: Malta, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in Malta remain heightened as they do elsewhere in Europe due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by violent extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Potential targets include tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (December 6, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Malta: Valletta Naxxar Zebbug Paola Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place in Naxxar beginning at 10:00 a.m., Zebbug beginning at 10:45 a.m., Paola beginning at 11:30 a.m., and Valletta beginning at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 8.  Actions to Take: …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season.  U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals and events.  This Travel Alert expires on January 31, 2018. For more information go to  https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/Europe.html

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