Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Town Hall January 31 at 2PM

Town Hall Meeting

American Citizens are invited to a


Town Hall Meeting


Tuesday January 31, 2017


2:00-4:00 P.M.


at the Embassy of the United States

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

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

Drinks and snacks will be provided


The American Citizen Services section of the U.S. Embassy in Asmara is pleased to invite all

American citizens and their immediate family members over age 16

to our Town Hall meeting.

Please RSVP to 

or call 291-1-12-00-04 between 4:30-5:00PM 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 are prohibited. 



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