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Health Alert: Tirana (Albania), Montenegro Closing Land Borders with Albania Due to COVID-19

Location:  Albania


Event:  Today, the Albanian Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs announced that, starting June 21, Montenegro will close its land borders with Albania due to the increased number of COVID-19 cases in Albania.


Visit our website for the latest information on the COVID-19 situation in Albania and updates to the Consular Section’s operational status.  Please be advised that all routine American citizen services remain suspended until further notice.  If you need emergency assistance from the U.S. Embassy, please contact us at ACSTirana@state.gov or +355 (0) 4224-7285.



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·        Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the U.S. 

·        For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.



·        U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania
+(355) (0)4224-7285
+(355) (0)4224-7285 (after hours)

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

·        Albania Country Information

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