Alert for U.S. Citizens: Entry to Kaliningrad from Poland during FIFA World Cup 2018 – June 13, 2018

United States Embassy Warsaw Alert for U.S. Citizens: Entry to Kaliningrad from Poland during FIFA World Cup 2018 June 13, 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs U.S. citizens traveling overland between Poland and Kaliningrad in the Russian Federation during the FIFA World Cup 2018 that the Polish Border Guard recommends early appearance at border ...
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Security Alert for U.S. Citizens – May 7, 2018

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Alert for U.S. Citizens  May 7, 2018 The U.S. government remains concerned that terrorists are intent on targeting U.S. citizens, including children. Terrorists may employ a variety of tactics, such as violent assaults and kidnappings. In the past they have used knives, guns, and vehicles as ramming devices. They may ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on March 23, 2018

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on March 23, 2018 March 21, 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs American citizens that a demonstration will take place near the Polish parliament (Sejm) in Warsaw on Friday, March 23, 2018. Expect large crowds and traffic disruptions in the city center, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Passport Fee Increase

U.S. Embassy Warsaw Message to U.S. Citizens: Passport Fee Increase March 14, 2018  Important notice:  Effective April 2, 2018, the passport execution fee will increase from $25 to $35 for U.S. passport applicants using the DS-11 form, including first-time applicants over age 16, children under age 16, and applicants who reapply after reporting their previous passport ...
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Voting Message to U.S. Citizens: Voting in 2018 U.S. Elections – January 22, 2018

 U.S. Embassy Warsaw Voting Message to U.S. Citizens Voting in 2018 U.S. Elections January 22, 2018 Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for house and senate seats have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters?  All states are required to count every absentee ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens:  Improvements to Safety and Security Information – January 9, 2018

U.S. Embassy Warsaw Message to U.S. Citizens:  Improvements to Safety and Security Information January 9, 2018 On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the Department of State will make changes to our safety and security information to make it easier to find, understand, and use. Travel Advisories will replace Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts.  Every country will have ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on December 15, 2017

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on December 15, 2017 December 12, 2017 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 ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – December 6, 2017  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, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – November 16, 2017

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – November 16, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season. U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals and events. The full text of the Europe Travel ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw and Kraków on November 11, 2017

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw and Kraków on November 11, 2017  November 9, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that multiple scheduled demonstrations and events will take place in Warsaw and Kraków on Saturday, November 11, 2017, in celebration of Polish Independence Day. The Embassy ...
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Security Message to U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – August 31, 2017

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – August 31, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. The full text of the Europe Travel Alert is available at  https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/Europe.html . This Travel Alert expires on November 30, 2017.   For ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – May 2, 2017

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – May 2, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. The full text of the Europe Travel Alert is available at  https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/Europe.html . This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017.   For further information: ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – March 6, 2017

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – March 6, 2017  Please be advised that as part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events the Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Register to vote in 2017- February 7, 2017

U.S. Embassy Warsaw, Poland Message for U.S. Citizens: Register to vote in 2017 – February 7, 2017 Just voted in November? Still traveling or living overseas? You should register and request your absentee ballot to vote again in 2017 to ensure your election office knows where to send your ballot for any upcoming special elections for ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw – December 20, 2016

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration (December 20, 2016) U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that opposition groups will demonstrate in front of the Sejm during parliamentary session at Wiejska 4/6/8 in Warsaw on December 20, 2016 between 11:00 a.m. and midnight. Up to 10,000 people are expected to participate in ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – November 21, 2016

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – November 21, 2016 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season.  U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals, events, and outdoor markets.  The full text of the ...
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Demonstrations November 11 in Warsaw and Kraków

U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that multiple scheduled demonstrations and events will take place in Warsaw and Krakow on Friday, November 11, 2016, in celebration of Polish Independence Day. We remind U.S. citizens to exercise caution in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can be unpredictable ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Final Opportunities to Return Voted Ballots – October 5, 2016

U.S. Embassy Warsaw, Poland Message for U.S. Citizens Final Opportunities to Return Voted Ballots 5 October 2016 Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States.  The majority of states require voted ballots to reach local election ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Absentee Voting Week is September 26-October 3

U.S. Embassy Warsaw Absentee Voting Week is September 26-October 3 September 15, 2016 Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2016 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In many states, the voter registration deadline for the November 2016 elections is October 10.  For some voters this might ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – September 9, 2016

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – September 9, 2016 Please be advised that the Department of State is 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 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Traffic Restrictions during the NATO Summit in Warsaw – July 6, 2016

United States Embassy Warsaw Message for U.S. Citizens: Traffic Restrictions during the NATO Summit in Warsaw July 6, 2016 US Citizens are reminded that in the immediate run-up to and during the NATO Summit, the City of Warsaw authorities will rearrange public transport routes and close certain streets starting Thursday, 7 July. There will be also ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Routine Security-Related Messages to Appear on Website

United States Embassy Warsaw Message for U.S. Citizens: Routine Security-Related Messages to Appear on Website  June 29, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that, as of June 29, 2016, security messages related to local demonstrations, traffic disruptions, weather-related events and other non-emergency security-related incidents will be posted on U.S. Mission to Poland ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Independence Day Voting Message – June 28, 2016

U.S. Embassy Warsaw Independence Day Voting Message June 28, 2016 Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2016 U.S. elections! In order to vote in the November 2016 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens must complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2016.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already ...
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Europe Travel Alert – May 31, 2016

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – May 31, 2016 As part of the State Department’s continuous efforts to provide Americans travelling abroad with information about relevant events, we are alerting U.S. citizens to the risk of potential terrorist attacks throughout Europe, targeting major events, tourist sites, restaurants, ...
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Security Message: Possible Traffic and Transport Disruptions May 15

United States Embassy Warsaw, Poland May 13, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Poland of potential large gatherings of people on Sunday, May 15, in Warsaw. These gatherings have the potential to disrupt traffic and complicate public transportation. On Sunday, May 15, Legia Stadium will host its ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration at U.S. Embassy on Tuesday April 19, 2016

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration at U.S. Embassy on Tuesday April 19, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that two organizations, Stołeczna Inicjatywa Obywatelska (Metropolitan Civic Initiative) and Nie Chcemy Wojsk USA na Terenie Polski (“We Don’t Want U.S. Troops in Poland”), have registered a demonstration for ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw on Sunday, April 10, 2016

United States Embassy Warsaw Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw on Sunday, April 10, 2016 April 6, 2016 U.S. Embassy Warsaw notifies U.S. citizens in Poland that police have informed the embassy of an anti-immigration march planed by Obóz Narodowo-Radykalny (National- Radical Block – “NRB”) in the Center of Warsaw, along ul. Marszałkowska, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – March 22, 2106

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Europe Travel Alert – March 22, 2016 The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to potential risks of travel to and throughout Europe following several terrorist attacks, including the March 22 attacks in Brussels claimed by ISIL.  Terrorist groups continue to plan near-term attacks throughout Europe, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – March 3, 2016

United States Mission to Poland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution – March 3, 2016 Please be advised that the Department of State is 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 ISIL, al-Qa’ida, Boko ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in front of the U.S. Consulate February 17, 2016

U.S. Consulate General Krakow February 12, 2016 The U.S. Consulate General in Krakow informs U.S. citizens that an anti-U.S. demonstration will take place in front of the U.S. Consulate building in Krakow at Ulica Stolarska 9 on February 17, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  The police expect up to 70 participants. Protestors plan to march ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel through Europe – September 21, 2015

U.S. Embassy Poland Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel through Europe September 21, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Poland informs U.S. citizens residing in or traveling through Europe that travel may be delayed or disrupted across the region, including via land borders. We urge U.S. citizen travelers to carry a valid passport and visa or residency ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Continued Security Awareness November 16, 2015

In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13, the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw reminds U.S. citizens in Poland to review the Worldwide Caution , which provides information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world, including Europe. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Travel Alert – November 23, 2015

Please be advised that the Department of State issued a Worldwide Travel Alert on November, 2015. It is available at http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/alertswarnings/worldwide-travel-alert.html . 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 ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Warsaw on Saturday, September 12, 2015

U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that Obóz Narodowo-Radykalny (National- Radical Block – “NRB”) has plans for an anti-immigration demonstration in the Center of Warsaw (near the Palace of Culture and Science) on Saturday, September 12, 2015, beginning at approximately 1600 hours. Media reports suggest as many as 40,000 followers of NRB may attend.  City ...
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