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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

The U.S. Embassy in Djibouti recommends that you take additional security measures during the last ten (10) days of Ramadan from June 26 – July 7 due to increases in pedestrian and vehicular congestion, police checkpoints, security force presence, and risk of street crime. As Eid al-Fitr approaches, streets will be more congested throughout the ...
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Ambassador Kelly Thanks Djibouti during Visit to Ali Addeh for World Refugee Day 2016

On June 20, Ambassador Tom Kelly, along with ONARS Director Houssein Hassan Darar and UNHCR Representative, Paul Ndaitouroum, visited Ali Addeh Refugee Camp to dedicate a new lighting project, and to deliver clothing items to refugees and the local community on behalf of U.S. Embassy employees and families and from Americans living and working at ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

The U.S. Embassy advises citizens to avoid the area around Cinquième Supermarché on Airport Road in Gabode near the Ambouli International Airport entrance due to a ongoing, uncontrolled fire. We have no further information at this time but will update this security message as needed We strongly recommend that U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Djibouti enroll in ...
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