Natural Disaster Alert – U.S. Embassy Jakarta

Location:  Lombok and Gili Islands, Indonesia Event:  Following the magnitude 6.9 earthquake on August 5, 2018, the areas around Lombok and the Gili Islands (Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno, and Gili Air) continue to experience aftershocks and tremors. Actions to Take: Reconsider your travel plans to the Gili Islands and review your travel plans to Lombok.  ...
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Natural Disaster Alert – U.S. Consulate General Surabaya, Indonesia

Location: Bali, Indonesia. Event: Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, is currently emitting ash.  As of June 29, the ash cloud has closed the Bali airport until 07:00 p.m. local time.  The airport on the neighboring island of Lombok is currently open, and the port in Gilimanuk in West Bali serving ferries to ...
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Demonstration Alert – Demonstrations on Friday, June 8, 2018

Event: Indonesian police informed the Embassy that there will be a demonstration today, starting at 2:00 p.m. at the Horse Statue, Presidential Palace, and across from the main Embassy compound. Hundreds of additional police will position themselves around National Monument Square (MONAS) and increased traffic congestion and delays are likely. Actions to take: Keep a ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Surabaya, Indonesia

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Surabaya, Indonesia (June 7, 2018)  Location:  The announced gathering point is the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya; Jalan Citra Raya, No. 2 Event:  Members from the group KUMAIL (Komite Umat Islam Anti-Amerika-Israel) have scheduled demonstrations on Friday, June 8, 2018, from approximately 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Actions to Take: ...
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Demonstration Alert: Demonstrations on Friday, May 11, 2018

Event: Various organizations have scheduled demonstrations on Friday, May 11, 2018, starting at about 4:00 a.m. near the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta (Jalan Medan Merdeka Selatan) and starting at 1:00 p.m. near the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya (Jalan Citra Raya Niaga). The upcoming relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel on May 14 may ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled Near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Reports indicate that approximately 500 protesters may hold a demonstration near the U.S. Consulate General on Friday, December 22 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.  Following the demonstration at the U.S. Consulate General, the group plans to proceed to the Grahadi Building in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Security Awareness

The Embassy would like to encourage U.S. citizens to maintain increased security awareness through the holidays.  During the holiday season, the Indonesian National Police will visibly increase their presence at tourist sites, churches, malls, and other public gathering places.  While these arrangements are not in response to any specific threat, we nonetheless encourage U.S. citizens ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled Near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Police contacts have informed the U.S. Consulate General of a planned demonstration on Tuesday, December 19, of up to 1000 members of a coalition of student groups to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The group will gather at the Surabaya Zoo from 10:00 a.m. and is expected to arrive ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Public Demonstrations at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia

The U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Indonesia informs U.S. citizens that political and religious organizers are planning demonstrations to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia.  We urge U.S. citizens to avoid areas of demonstrations.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Reports indicate that up to 1,000 supporters of Solidaritas Umat Islam Bersatu Surabaya (SOIB) may hold a demonstration near the U.S. Consulate General on Friday, December 15, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.  The Consulate General expects a large police presence in the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: UPDATE on Limited Public Services at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia on December 11, 2017

The U.S. Embassy is aware of planned demonstrations at several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia. Due to protest activity, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta, the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya, and the U.S. Consulate in Medan will temporarily limit routine public services on Monday, December 11. In the event of an emergency threatening the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Temporarily Limited Public Services at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia on December 11, 2017

The U.S. Embassy is aware of planned demonstrations at several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia.  Due to protest activity, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and the U.S. Consulate General in Surabayawill temporarily limit routine public services on Monday, December 11.  In the event of an emergency threatening the life or safety of a U.S. ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Public Demonstrations at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia

The U.S. Embassy is aware that there are planned demonstrations, most of which are in the vicinity of several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia, to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Demonstrations have the potential to become violent. We urge U.S. citizens to avoid all protests, especially those in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Possible Demonstrations at U.S Embassy Jakarta and Consulate General in Surabaya

December 8, 2017 Possible Demonstrations at U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya Reports indicate that up to 500 participants may demonstrate at the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and up to 3,000 participants may demonstrate at the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya at about 1:00 p.m. (after mid-day prayers) on Friday, December ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens : United States Recognizes Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel

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 U.S. Embassy in Jakarta reminds U.S. citizens of the need for caution and awareness of personal ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Large-scale Gathering at Monas Park in Jakarta

LARGE-SCALE GATHERING AT MONAS PARK IN JAKARTA Saturday, December 2, 2017, 3:00 AM to 12:30 PM The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta informs U.S. citizens that a large-scale gathering will take place in and around Monas Park in downtown Jakarta, on Saturday, December 2, 2017, in commemoration of the Prophet Muhammad’s birth and the anniversary of ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Bali Airport Re-opens

The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya alerts U.S. citizens that Indonesian authorities re-opened the Bali airport on November 29 at 3:00 p.m. local time.  However, each airline will make its own determination regarding whether or when to resume flight operations.  Travelers can also exit the island of Bali via the port in Gilimanuk in West ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Mt. Agung Volcano Eruption

The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya alerts U.S. citizens that Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, erupted on November 21 and November 25 and is currently emitting significant ash.  The Indonesian Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation has raised the alert level to Level 4, its highest.  As of November 27, the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Situation Around Tembagapura

The U.S. Embassy alerts U.S. citizens to recent shootings near Tembagapura, Papua, Indonesia.  Media reports indicate armed attackers have carried out a series of shootings in the area since August 2017, resulting in the death of 2 people and 13 injuries.  More than 1,000 local residents have been evacuated from the area.  The area where ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Mt. Agung Alert Level Reduced

Update:  The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya informs U.S. citizens that on October 29 the Indonesian government downgraded the alert level for Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, from Level 4 to Level 3 due to a sustained decrease in the volcano’s seismic activity.  The Indonesian Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Mt. Agung at Highest Alert

Update:  The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya alerts U.S. citizens that Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, is at its highest alert level, and continues to show increased volcanic activity.  On September 22, the Indonesian Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (CVGHM) raised the volcano’s alert level from Level 3 to Level ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Mt. Agung Volcanic Activity

The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya alerts U.S. citizens residing in, or traveling to Indonesia that Mt. Agung, an active volcano in East Bali, Karangasem Regency, has shown recent increased volcanic activity.  On September 18, the Indonesian Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (CVGHM) raised the volcano’s alert level from Level 2 (Watch) to ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Increase in Small Crimes Near the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta

On Thursday, September 14, 2017, the U.S. Embassy has received reports of an increase in small crimes in close proximity to the Embassy in Jakarta.  The incidents occurred during working and/or daylight hours.  While the victims were not physically injured, they were robbed of personal items. The Embassy would like to remind U.S. citizens to ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Temporary Closure of Bali Consular Agency

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 the U.S. Consular Agency in Bali will be temporarily closed to the public until 12:00 p.m. due to a planned  demonstration at or near the Consular Agency.   Routine services and appointments at the Consular Agency will resume in the afternoon.  Emergency services for U.S. citizens will remain available all ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled near the U.S. Consulate General

On Monday, June 19, approximately 500 people from the group KUMAIL (Komite Umat Islam Anti Amerika-Israel) are expected to gather at the U.S. Consulate General on Jalan Citra Raya Niaga to protest U.S. Israel policy from 02:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m.  The Consulate General expects a large police presence in the area.  Afternoon appointments for ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Personal Security Awareness During Ramadan

June 1, 2017 The U.S. Embassy would like to remind U.S. citizens in Indonesia that traffic accidents and incidents of crime tend to increase during the month of Ramadan and the subsequent Idul Fitri holiday period. Please keep the following points in mind: ‎Practice good situational awareness; remain actively aware of your surroundings, especially in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Suicide Bomb Attack – East Jakarta Bus Station

May 25, 2017 According to Indonesian authorities, at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, a suicide bomb attack targeting police occurred near a bus station in Kampung Melayu in East Jakarta.  There were a number of people killed and wounded.  No foreign nationals were among the casualties. All U.S. citizen visitors or residents in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Temporary Closure of Bali Consular Agency

The U.S. Consular Agency in Bali will be temporarily closed to the public on Monday, March 20, 2017 due to an upcoming demonstration at or near the Consular Agency.   Emergency services for U.S. citizens will remain available through the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya.  Routine services and appointments at the Consular Agency will resume ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution

As part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events, we are updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against U.S. citizens and interests abroad. This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated September ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Indonesian Authorities Disrupt Possible Terrorist Attacks

Over the past few weeks, and as recently as December 21, Indonesian security officials have disrupted multiple terror cells and arrested more than a dozen individuals suspected of planning attacks in Indonesia.  While none of the targets mentioned include United States government or private facilities, the U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to exercise a high ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Earthquake in Aceh, Indonesia

Indonesian authorities and the U.S. Geological Survey report a magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck Indonesia’s Aceh Province in Northwest Sumatra at a depth of approximately five miles at about 5:03 a.m. local time on December 7.  The epicenter of the earthquake was located approximately 12 miles southeast of Aceh’s Sigli town in Pidie Jaya Regency.  Indonesian ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Large-scale Prayer Gathering in Central Jakarta on Friday, December 2, 2016

Indonesian media reports and government officials indicate that a number of organizations will hold a large-scale “mass prayer gathering” in central Jakarta at the National Monument (MONAS) on Friday, December 2, 2016.  There is a possibility of smaller related gatherings in other cities throughout Indonesia.  The Indonesian government has announced that the Indonesian National Police ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Indonesia on Friday, November 4, 2016

Indonesian media reports indicate that a number of organizations have called for large-scale protests in central Jakarta and other major cities in Indonesia on Friday, November 4.  The Indonesian government has announced that the Indonesian National Police and military (TNI) will be present to provide security for these events.  The protests are expected to begin ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Zika Virus

The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta informs U.S. citizens that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued Travel Guidance for Indonesia regarding the risk of Zika virus infection.  Zika virus is endemic .  The risk of Zika to travelers, especially pregnant women, in endemic countries is likely lower (but not zero) than in areas where Zika ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution

As part of the State Department’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about relevant events, we are updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world.  Current information suggests that terrorist groups continue to plan attacks in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Reminder of Security Practices

In view of recent worldwide security incidents, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta reminds U.S. citizens of the need for caution and awareness of personal security.  In the past, extremist groups have planned their attacks or expressed a desire to attack to coincide with significant dates or events.  This includes national holidays such as Indonesian Independence ...
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Personal Safety and Situational Awareness During Ramadan in Jakarta

With the start of Ramadan, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta would like to remind all U.S. citizens residing in, or traveling to Indonesia that over the course of this month, particularly during the days leading up to Idul-Fitri on July 6-7, 2016, the Embassy routinely receives reports of a noticeable spike in petty crime. Please ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: May 1 Mass Demonstrations in Downtown Jakarta

The U.S. Embassy has been notified that large-scale demonstrations are scheduled to occur tomorrow, May 1, 2016, starting at approximately 8:00 a.m. and lasting until 5:00 p.m. and possibly later.  At this time, the following locations have been identified as locations where these protests will likely occur: vicinity around U.S. Embassy, Indosat, Monas Park (East Side), Horse Statue Roundabout, Hotel Indonesia ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Country Specific Information

The U.S. Department of State has updated the Country Specific Information for Indonesia, which may be found at: https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country/indonesia.html . Please note the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and the Consulate General in Surabaya will be closed on May 5 and 6 for Indonesian holidays and on May 30 for the Memorial Day holiday. For additional travel ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Avoid Demonstrations and Taking Taxis in Jakarta

This emergency message is being issued to advise all U.S. citizens in Jakarta to avoid taking any taxi service or public transportation, and avoid the demonstration areas until the situation becomes clearer.  The Embassy has received reports that several U.S. citizens have been forced to exit Blue Bird taxis after being confronted by taxi drivers ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Continued Security Awareness

Following the terrorist attack in Jakarta on January 14, 2016, the U.S. Embassy would like to remind U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Indonesia to exercise a high degree of caution because of the ongoing threat of extremist violence  throughout Indonesia.  We advise U.S. citizens to remain aware of their surroundings at popular tourist ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Terrorist Attack in Central Jakarta

On the morning of January 14, there were a number of explosions and gunfire at the intersection near the Sarinah Plaza on Jalan Thamrin, Central Jakarta.  A number of deaths and injuries have been reported, including four suspected perpetrators of the attack.  Indonesian authorities are pursuing the remaining suspects.  Further incidents are possible.  As the ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens #2: Shelter in Place, Jakarta Explosions

This emergency message is being issued to advise all U.S. citizens in Jakarta to shelter in place and monitor local and international media until the situation becomes clearer. Media report that there may be explosions in other parts of city and that the original gunmen may have escaped. For further information about security in Indonesia: ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Avoid Area Around Sari Pan Pacific Hotel and Sarinah Plaza on Jalan Sudirman Thamrin, Jakarta

This emergency message is being issued to advise all U.S. citizens to avoid the area around Sari Pan Pacific Hotel and Sarinah Plaza on Jalan Sudirman Thamrin, in downtown Jakarta. Preliminary reports indicate an explosion and gunfire has occurred in the general vicinity and situation continues to unfold. For further information about security in Indonesia: ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Security Threat in Lombok

The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta informs U.S. citizens of potential security threats at popular tourist beaches on Lombok, such as Senggigi Beach, surrounding the New Year’s celebrations. As stated in the latest Worldwide Travel Alert, U.S. citizens should exercise vigilance when in public places and using transportation, and avoid large crowds and crowded places. The ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Air Quality Index Data for Jakarta

Starting December 21, 2015, the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta will begin publishing Air Quality Index (AQI) data collected by air quality monitors that are installed at two locations in Jakarta.  The data will be published on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (U.S. EPA)  AirNow international air quality website,  http://airnow.gov/index.cfm?action=airnow.global_summary , and available to the public through ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Awareness During the Holiday Season

This security message is being issued to alert U.S. citizens traveling to, or residing in Indonesia that further to the  Worldwide Travel Alert  published on November 23, 2015, we advise U.S. Citizens to exercise a high degree of caution when traveling in Indonesia during the Christmas and New Year holidays due to continued threats from extremists to conduct ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Criminal Assault in Lombok

The U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya would like to inform U.S. citizens traveling to, and residing in Indonesia of a violent criminal assault that occurred in Lombok on December 2, 2015.  During daylight hours, two U.S. citizens encountered a makeshift roadblock on a dirt road near the town of Selong Belanak, in southern Lombok.  When ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Discontinuation of Additional Pages to U.S. Passports

The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya inform U.S. citizens that: After December 31, 2015, the Department of State will no longer add extra visa pages to U.S. passports. U.S. citizens applying for passports outside of the United States will receive 52-page passport books. The 52-page passport book will cost the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Labor Demonstrations in Indonesia

The U.S. Embassy has received information regarding upcoming planned local labor demonstrations today, November 25, 2015, which are part of a series of protests nationwide this week. In downtown Jakarta, there are several small to mid-sized groups, total number estimated from 900-1100 people, holding demonstrations around the National Monument (Monas) and State Palace area.  There ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Travel Alert

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 Haram, and other terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in multiple regions.  These attacks may employ a wide variety of tactics, using conventional and non-conventional weapons and targeting both ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Impacts of Air Pollution in Indonesia

Haze in Sumatra and Kalimantan This message is being issued to alert U.S. citizens residing in, or traveling to Indonesia that increased levels of particulate air pollution, primarily due to fires in parts of Indonesia, have caused health impacts and travel disruptions in parts of Sumatra and Kalimantan. The air pollution standard index in these ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Central Surabaya

The U.S. Consulate has received reports that approximately 10,000 Persebaya Soccer Club members are scheduled to hold a demonstration in Central Surabaya from around 09:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. on August 28 to August 30.  The demonstration is expected to originate at Taman Apsari and continue in the vicinity. The U.S. Consulate would like to ...
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Worldwide Caution – July 30, 2015

The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a high ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Services in Medan on February 4, 2015

A Consular officer from the Consular section, U.S. Embassy Jakarta, will visit the U.S. Consulate Medan, Uni Plaza 4th floor, West Tower, Jl. Let. Jend. M.T. Haryono A-1, Medan, North Sumatra, on Feb 4, 2015 between 09.00-12.00. Please email to jakartaacs@state.gov by close of business January 30, 2015 for an appointment. Please see the attached document (PDF ...
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Worldwide Caution – January 12, 2015

The Department of State is updating the  Worldwide Caution  to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a high level of ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Threat against US-associated Hotels and Banks in Surabaya, Indonesia

The US Embassy has been made aware of a potential threat against US-associated hotels and banks in Surabaya, Indonesia. The US Embassy recommends heightened vigilance and awareness of one’s surroundings when visiting such facilities. We strongly recommend that U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Indonesia enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) at travel.state.gov . STEP ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Terrorism Threat during the Christmas and New Year Holidays

Further to the  Worldwide Travel Alert  published on December 19, 2014, we advise U.S. Citizens to exercise a high degree of caution when traveling in Indonesia during the Christmas and New Year holidays. Gatherings at places of worship in such places as Poso and Solo have been, and may still be appealing targets for terrorists. During this holiday ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens in Indonesia

A recent anonymous posting on a Jihadist website encouraged attacks against American and other international schools in countries in the Middle East and Indonesia, among others. This message also included Western teachers employed at these schools. The U.S. Embassy is unaware of any specific, credible threat against any American school or individual in Indonesia.  Nonetheless, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Indonesian Presidential Inauguration Events

U.S. citizens should be aware that large crowds are expected in Jakarta on Monday, October 20, 2014, in conjunction with the presidential inauguration. Street closures and major traffic disruptions are expected, including but not limited to the vicinities of the Presidential Palace, the National Monument grounds, Jalan Sudirman, Jalan Thamrin, the Hotel Indonesia circle, and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Major Cities

Due to on-going tensions in the Middle East, demonstrations are expected to take place in and around major cities, especially near government buildings and common gathering places such as the Hotel Indonesia circle in Jakarta.  As with any demonstration, there is a potential for violence so we encourage people to avoid this area.  We remind ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: July 4th Voting Message

Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2014 U.S. elections! In order to vote in the November 2014 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a  Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2014. Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: IRS Webinar on Reporting of Foreign Financial Accounts on the Electronic FBAR

The IRS is hosting an  Internal Revenue Service Webinar on Reporting of Foreign Financial Accounts on the Electronic FBAR , on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.  Information for filers about the filing requirement is available on the IRS website:   IRS Reminds Those with Foreign Assets of U.S. Tax Obligations .
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Worldwide Caution April 10, 2014

The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. U.S. citizens are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance and to take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness. This replaces the Worldwide Caution ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: National Legislative Elections

The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta informs U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Indonesia that the Indonesian national legislative elections will take place on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. The campaign period for these elections will start on March 17, 2014. While the Embassy currently has no information indicating there will be a deterioration of the ...
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