Security Alert: Jerusalem Old City Demonstrations 

As security incidents often take place without warning, U.S. citizens are strongly encouraged to remain vigilant and take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness.  Due to ongoing tensions in and around the Old City of Jerusalem, U.S. government employees and their family members have been advised to avoid the Old City until 6 a.m., Monday, July 19.

Actions to Take:


U.S. Embassy Jerusalem

14 David Flusser St.
Telephone: +972-2-630-4000

U.S. Embassy Branch Office Tel Aviv

71 HaYarkon St.
Tel Aviv
Telephone: +972-3-519-7575

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747or 202-501-4444
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