Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Tel Aviv

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Tel Aviv (May 8, 2018)

Location: Golan Heights

Event: Due to the recent tensions in the region, until further notice, U.S. government employees are required to obtain advance approval if they wish to travel to the Golan Heights.

Actions to Take:

  • Consider carefully travel to the Golan Heights until the situation stabilizes.
  • Visit the website of the Government of Israel’s Home Front Command for further emergency preparedness guidance.
  • Maintain situational awareness.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Follow directions of emergency responders.


U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv
71 HaYarkon St.
Tel Aviv
Telephone: +972-3-519-7575

U.S. Consulate General Jerusalem
14 David Flusser St.
Telephone: +972-2-630-4000

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747or 202-501-4444