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 in locations frequented by tourists
- Review your personal security plans.
- Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.
- U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta
- Phone number (business hours) +356 2561 4000
- Phone number (after hours) +356 2561 4000
- Email: ConsularMalta@state.gov
- State Department – Consular Affairs Phone number: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Malta Country Information https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/Malta.html
Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates (https://step.state.gov/step/)