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Health Alert: Jordan, Updated Eid Holiday Curfew and Movement Restrictions

On May 20, the Government of Jordan announced the following updated Eid holiday curfew and movement restrictions:

  • Regular evening curfew hours will begin at 11:00 p.m. on May 20 and on May 21.  People may move on foot or by car (even/odd license plate policy) on May 20 and May 21 between 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m.
  • comprehensive curfew will begin on Thursday, May 21 at 11:00 p.m. and continue until Monday, May 25 at 8:00 a.m.  No one should move outside the home during this period. For emergencies, call 911.
  • Regular (8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.) curfew restrictions will resume on Monday, May 25 with the odd/even vehicle usage system.


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Actions to Take:


·         U.S. Embassy Amman, Jordan

    Al-Umawyeen 37, Amman, Jordan

    Phone number: +962 6 590-6000, +962 6 590-6500 (after hours emergencies only)

·         Email address: Amman-ACS@state.gov

·         Embassy/Consulate website: https://jo.usembassy.gov/

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

·         Jordan Country Information 

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