Message for U.S. citizens

In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13, the U.S. Embassy in London reminds U.S. citizens 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 with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a high level of vigilance and take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness.

For further information:

·         See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and France Country Specific Information.

 ·         At U.S. Embassy London, the American Citizen Services is open Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, excluding U.S. and British Public Holidays.

·         Wherever you travel, enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.

 ·         Follow US Embassy London’s Consular Section on Twitter at @USAInUKCGCorner.  Access emergency information on our website.  Follow the Department of State on Twitter and Facebook.