Routine Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Section Closure April 28-May 2, 2019

U.S. Embassy Kabul

Routine Message for U.S. Citizens:  Consular Section Closure April 28-May 2, 2019

April 25, 2019

Due to the local holidays declared for April 28 through May 2, 2019, the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy will be closed for routine services during this time. All U.S. citizens who held passport or other appointments during this time will be contacted to reschedule their appointments.

For emergency assistance for U.S. citizens, please call the Embassy at 0700-114-000.

For further information:

  • American Citizen Services Unit, U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan

Located at Great Massoud Road between Radio Afghanistan and the Ministry of Public Health in Kabul.

+93-700-114-000  or +93 -700-108-000 (after hours)

KabulACS@state.gov

https://af.usembassy.gov/

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

For further information:

  • See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warning for Afghanistan, Travel Alerts, and Afghanistan 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.
  • If you are no longer in Afghanistan and do not wish to receive email advisories specific to Afghanistan, please follow this link to unsubscribe from the STEP service.
  • Contact the U.S. Embassy, which is located at Great Massoud Road between Radio Afghanistan and the Ministry of Public Health in Kabul. To reach the American Citizen Services (ACS) unit of the Consular Section during business hours, please call 0700-108-499 or send an email to KabulACS@state.gov. You can also reach the ACS unit through the Embassy’s switchboard by calling 0700-108-001/002. For after-hours emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please call the Consular Duty Officer at 0700-11-4000.
  • 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 Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).
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