Exercise Alert – U. S. Embassy Warsaw (December 8, 2022)  

Location:  U.S. Embassy Warsaw

Event:  The Embassy is conducting a full-scale crisis management exercise at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 8.  The exercise is anticipated to last one hour and thirty minutes and will disrupt normal Embassy operations.

The public should avoid the area around the Embassy compound during the exercise.  Marked police cars and uniformed officers will cordon off sidewalks adjacent to the Embassy.  Vehicle traffic will still be permitted on Al. Ujazdowskie and Piekna, but there may be disruptions to the buses that operate on Piekna. Unless otherwise informed, any ongoing situation at the Embassy is part of the exercise.

As always, in case of an emergency involving a U.S. citizen, contact the Embassy as specified below.

Actions to Take:  

·         Avoid crowds and demonstrations. 

·         Be aware of your surroundings. 

·         Monitor local media for updates. 

·         Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates. 


U.S. Embassy, Warsaw, Poland AlejeUjazdowskie 29/31, Piękna 12 00-539, Warsaw +48 22 504 2784 (business hours) +48 22 504 2000 (after-hours emergencies involving U.S. citizens) ACSWarsaw@state.gov https://pl.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/ 

U.S. Consulate General, Krakow, Poland 

Ul. Stolarska 9 

31-043 Krakow, Poland 

+48 12 424 5100 (business hours)  

+48 601 483 348 (after-hours emergencies involving U.S. Citizens) 




U.S. Consular Agency, Poznan, Poland ul. Paderewskiego 8 room 06, 61-770 Poznan Tel: +48 61 851 8516 CAPoz@post.pl https://pl.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulate/consular-agency-poznan/ 

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