Location: Country-wide, Niger and particularly in border regions.
Event: Following the recent abduction of a foreign national near the Burkina Faso border, the U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens about the risks of kidnapping and terrorism in Niger and to take necessary precautions. Please see our Travel Advisory for more information.
Actions to Take:
- Review your personal security plans.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger
+227 20 72 26 61
+227 99 49 90 66 (after hours)
- State Department’s Bureau Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- See the State Department’s travel website for the Country Specific Information for Niger
- Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)to receive security updates.
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