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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Baku (October 21, 2020)
October 21, 2020

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Baku (October 21, 2020)

Location: Baku, Azerbaijan

Event: Security Alert to U.S. Citizens

As we noted in our January 4, 2020 Security Alert, heightened tensions in the Middle East continue and may result in security risks to U.S. citizens in Azerbaijan.  The U.S. Embassy in Baku urges U.S. citizens to remain vigilant about their personal security and maintain a heightened awareness of their surroundings now and in the coming weeks.

The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

Please review recent Alerts and Messages related to Azerbaijan on our website.

Actions to Take:   

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by Westerners.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.