Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bangkok: Heightened Middle East Tensions

There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive travel alerts.

Actions to Take:

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
  • Report suspicious activity to the Royal Thai Police (emergency number 191).
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.