Security Alert – U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad (December 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad (December 20, 2018) 

Location:  Chad, countrywide 

Event:   The holiday season is historically associated with an increase in criminal and terrorist activity.  Expatriates in particular are attractive targets for criminals and extremists.

Actions to Take:

·         Keep car windows and doors locked when driving through crowds.

·         Vary your routes and times when traveling.

·         Don’t leave valuable items in plain view inside your vehicle.

·         Avoid crowds.

·         Review your personal security plans.

·         Be aware of your surroundings.

·         Monitor local media for updates.

Assistance:  

  • S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad

+235 2251 5017

NdjamenaACS@state.gov

  • State Department — Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444