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Houthi Takeover Deepens Uncertainty in Yemen
On February 11, the U.S. Department of State announced that operations at U.S. Embassy Sanaa were suspended and American staff at the Embassy was…

Houthi Pressures Mount in Sanaa
From September 19-21, tensions between Houthi rebels and government forces reached a new height as fighting erupted across several neighborhoods in…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Message for U.S. Citizens: Sanaa (Yemen), No plans for USG-sponsored evacuation for U.S.…
On February 11, 2015, due to the deteriorating security situation in Sana’a, the Department of State suspended embassy operations and U.S. Embassy…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Sanaa (Yemen), Consular Services Suspended
Due to ongoing security concerns in Yemen, U.S. Embassy Sanaa has suspended all consular services until further notice. For now, we ask U.S. citizens…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Sanaa (Yemen), Closed for Routine Consular Services
Due to ongoing security concerns, the U.S. Embassy in Sanaa is unable to provide routine consular services but remains open and operational and is…