Security Alert – January 8, 2020

Security Alert – U.S. Mission Kazakhstan

January 8, 2020

There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Mission will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

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.

For Assistance:

  • If you require assistance, you can reach the U.S. Embassy in Nur-Sultan and the U.S. Consulate General in Almaty using the contact information below.

U.S. Embassy – Nur-Sultan

Rakhymzhan Koskharbayev Ave., No. 3
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan 010010
Telephone: +7 (7172) 70-21-00

U.S. Consulate General – Almaty

Samal-2, 97 Zholdasbekov St.
Almaty, Kazakhstan 050051
Telephone: +7 (727) 250-76-12/17

For further information about security in Kazakhstan:

U.S. Mission, Kazakhstan
E-mail: usakz@state.gov
Nur-Sultan tel: +7-7172-70-21-00
Almaty tel: +7-727-250-49-01