|Subject:||Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bern, Switzerland (January 7, 2020)|
|Location:||Switzerland and Liechtenstein|
Heightened Middle East Tensions
There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.
|Actions to take:||• Keep a low profile.
• Be aware of your surroundings.
• Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists
• Review your personal security plans.
• Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.
|Assistance:||U.S. Embassy Bern, Switzerland
031 357 70 11 (dialing within Switzerland)
+41 31 357 70 11 (dialing from overseas)
The most accurate real-time information on security matters is available from Swiss authorities, who have responsibility for the safety and security of all persons in Switzerland.