Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Niamey, Niger (8 February 2018)

Location:  Diffa Region

Event:  Terrorists may attack targets in Diffa Region, to include areas where security forces or Westerners may be present.

Actions to Take:

  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by Westerners.
  • Monitor local media for updates.


U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger
+227 20 72 26 61
+227 99 49 90 66 (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Niger Country Information
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