Embassy of the United States of America Asmara, Eritrea November 20, 2015


The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Asmara, Eritrea announces that the section will be closed for all services, including American Citizen Services and Non-Immigrant Visas, from December 5-11, 2015. Please keep this in mind and plan accordingly.

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Contact the U.S. Embassy in Asmara, located at Alaa Street 179, P.O. Box 211, Asmara, Eritrea at (291) 1-12-00-04, 8:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 12:00  p.m. on Friday. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is (291) 1-12-00-04.