Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (10 December 2018)

Location:  MALTA, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, there are ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe, including in Malta. Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations such as Christmas holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (November 2, 2018)

Location:  Paceville, Malta Event:  Exercise caution while in the vicinity of Paceville. This area of nightclubs and restaurants is known for excessive alcohol consumption, illegal drug activity, drug facilitated robberies and assaults, violence, and heavy-handed tactics of nightclub bouncers.  Reports of incidents have increased.  In July, a nightclub owner was stabbed to death, and a ...
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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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Worldwide Caution – Updated: 14 September 2017

As part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events, we are updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against U.S. citizens and interests abroad.  This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated March ...
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Europe Travel Alert

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe.  This travel alert expires on November 30, 2017. For further information: See  the Department of State’s travel website  for the  Worldwide Caution , Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Country Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  ( STEP ) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from ...
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Europe Travel Alert

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. For further information: See the Department of State’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution , Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Country Specific Information . Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program ( STEP ) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency. Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – Update – 6 March 2017

The Department of State updated its worldwide travel caution on 6 March 2017  as part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events.  The Department updated information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against U.S. citizens and interests abroad. This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated September 9, 2016. For further information: See ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Milan, Italy on Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Italian State Police have advised that on Thursday, June 9, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. there will be a large demonstration in Milan sponsored by the several employee unions. The demonstration march will use the following route: Porta Venezia –Corso Venezia – Via Senato – Piazza Cavour – Via Turati – Via ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security in Europe (24 December 2015)

The U.S. Embassy in Valletta reminds U.S. citizens that U.S. and European authorities continue to warn of possible terrorist attacks in Europe, citing repeated threats by terror groups.  As we approach the end of 2015, the U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens of our Worldwide Travel Alert that urges travelers to exercise particular caution during the holiday season and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Continued Security Awareness (16 November 2015)

In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13, the U.S. Embassy in Valletta reminds U.S. citizens in Malta to review the Worldwide Caution , which provides information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world, including Europe. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated ...
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