Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Town Hall on April 11

April 4, 2018
 Embassy of the United States of America
 Asmara, Eritrea


The U.S. Embassy in Asmara is pleased to invite all American citizens over age 16 to a


Town Hall Meeting


Wednesday, April 11, 2018

at 1:45 PM

at the U.S. Embassy


(use main Embassy entrance near Attorney General’s office;

Please arrive at least 20 minutes early to allow for security*)


RSVPs are necessary. Send email to 

or call 291-1-12-00-04 between 4:30-5:00 P.M. M-Th

include the names of all attendees, U.S. passport numbers, and

contact information.



*SECURITY NOTE:  Those who fail to RSVP must have their valid U.S. passport for admittance.  Non U.S. citizen immediate family members will not be granted access without an RSVP.   Regular security procedures will be in place for all attendees and cell phones, large bags, weapons, cameras and other electronics will not be allowed.


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  • The U.S. Embassy in Asmara is located at Alaa Street 179, P.O. Box 211, Asmara, Eritrea.  Contact us at (291) 1-12-00-04, 4:30-5:00PM Monday – Thursday and 11:30-1:30 p.m. on Friday. Email the Consular Section at  After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is (291) 1-12-00-04. TheEmbassy’s website is