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Security Alert: Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), Heightened Tensions in the Region

South Central Asia > Turkmenistan

Location:  Turkmenistan, countrywide

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Ashgabat advises all U.S. citizens of heightened tensions in the region.  U.S. citizens are strongly encouraged to maintain a high level of vigilance and to practice good situational awareness.   

Actions to Take: 

·         Keep a low profile

·         Be aware of your surroundings


·         U.S. Embassy Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

+993 12 940049

+(+99363) 047683 (after hours)

·         State Department - Consular Affairs

+1 888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444

·        Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates