Message to U.S. Citizens: Improvements to Safety and Security Information

U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic Message to U.S. Citizens: Improvements to Safety and Security Information January 4, 2018 On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the Department of State will make changes to our safety and security information to make it easier to find, understand, and use. Travel Advisories will replace Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts. Every ...
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Holiday Security Reminder

U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic Security Message for U.S. Citizens December 18, 2017 This message is a routine security reminder for U.S. citizens.  As the holiday season approaches, please take a moment to consider your personal security.  Whether you are remaining in the area or traveling, it is important to remain alert and aware of ...
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Сonsular Services to U.S. Citizens in and around Talas

December 14, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic is pleased to provide consular services to U.S. citizens in and around Talas on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 from 11:00 am – noon at the Talas American Corner.  A consular officer will be at the American Corner to accept passport applications (new or renewals), Consular ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Personal Security Reminder

U.S. Embassy Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Personal Security Reminder December 7, 2017 The recent announcement that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and plans to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem may spark protests, some of which have the potential to become violent.   The ...
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Security Message – Protests

Since Sunday, February 26, there have been demonstrations in Bishkek, Osh, and in Bazar Korgon, Jalalabad Oblast.  The number of attendees and duration of these demonstrations has varied.  Demonstration organizers have stated they will continue for the foreseeable future. The demonstrations have been peaceful and authorities have acted with restraint.  As a precautionary measure, the ...
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July 4th Voting Message (2016)

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic the following informational message regarding voting in the 2016 U.S. Federal and State elections: Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in ...
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Planned Demonstrations

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following Security Message regarding a planned demonstration: The U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that the People Movement of Kyrgyzstan has planned a demonstration in front of the ...
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Europe Travel Alert

This message is being sent to inform U.S. citizens residing or traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic about a Travel Alert issued by the Department of State on March 22, 2016.  The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to potential risks of travel to and throughout Europe following several terrorist attacks, including the March 22 attacks in ...
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Worldwide Caution

This message is being sent to inform U.S. citizens residing or traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic about an updated Worldwide Caution issued by the Department of State on March 3, 2016. The full text can be found at  http://www.travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/worldwide-caution.html . The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist ...
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Change in appointment system for U.S. citizens residing or traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following informational message regarding a change in the appointment system for routine services provided to U.S. citizens residing in the Kyrgyz Republic: The U.S. Embassy would like to ...
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Town hall meeting for U.S. citizens residing in the Kyrgyz Republic

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following informational message regarding an upcoming town hall meeting for U.S. citizens residing in the Kyrgyz Republic: The U.S. Embassy in Bishkek would like to invite U.S. citizens ...
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Informational message regarding the elimination of the consular service of supplemental visa page inserts in U.S. passports

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following informational message regarding the elimination of the consular service of supplemental visa page inserts in U.S. passports: Effective January 1, 2016, the Department will eliminate the consular ...
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Travel Alert Issued by U.S. State Department: For U.S. Citizens Residing or Traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic

This message is being sent to inform U.S. citizens residing or traveling in the Kyrgyz Republic about a Travel Alert issued by the Department of State on November 23, 2015.  The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to possible risks of travel due to increased terrorist threats. Current information suggests that ISIL (aka Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, Boko ...
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Security Message Regarding the Soccer Match Between Kyrgyzstan and Jordan

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following security message regarding the soccer match between Kyrgyzstan and Jordan: On Tuesday, November 17 at 20:00, a soccer match between Kyrgyzstan and Jordan will take place at ...
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Emergency Message – Ongoing Security Situation

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following Emergency Message regarding an ongoing security situation: U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that local media outlets are reporting an ongoing security situation related to the recent ...
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Security Message Regarding the Soccer Match Between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following security message regarding the soccer match between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan: On Thursday, October 8 at 20:00, a soccer match between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan will take place at ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Parliamentary Elections

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following security message regarding the upcoming parliamentary elections: On October 4, the Kyrgyz Republic will hold parliamentary elections throughout the country.  These events will likely lead to an ...
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Emergency Message – Anti Terrorism Operation Completed

U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that reports indicate that the police have completed the anti-terrorism operation on Panfilov Street near the intersection of Gorky and Kulatov streets and have reopened the streets. U.S. citizens in Bishkek are advised to maintain a high security awareness and remain aware of your surroundings. For further information: See ...
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Emergency Message – Ongoing Security Situation

U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that local media outlets are reporting an ongoing security situation related to an anti-terrorism operation being conducted by police on Gorky Street in the area of Tashrabat shopping center.  There have been reports of automatic weapons fire and explosions and police have closed many streets in the surrounding areas. ...
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Demonstration in Gorky Park

U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration by a local political group is scheduled to take place in Gorky Park on July 9, 2015. The number of attendees and duration are unknown at this time. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of ...
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Protest near Embassy

U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is expected to take place in front of the U.S. Embassy at approximately 11:00 a.m. on June 18, 2015.  The number of attendees and duration are unknown at this time. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.  You should avoid ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following Security Message regarding a planned demonstration: U.S. Embassy Bishkek informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is expected to take place in front of the U.S. Embassy from ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyz Republic would like to bring to the attention of U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Kyrgyz Republic the following Security Notice: Over the weekend, U.S. and international media outlets reported about a video released by Al-Shabaab encouraging attacks on shopping malls in the West.  Al-Shabaab drew ...
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