Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Madrid, U.S. Consulate General Barcelona

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Madrid, U.S. Consulate General Barcelona (26 March 2020)  Location:  Spain – Level 4:  Do Not Travel Event:  The current countrywide State of Alarm in Spain has been extended until April 11, 2020.  The State of Alarm significantly restricts the movement of individuals and transportation.  Many other countries in the European Schengen zone have implemented similar measures to help prevent further spread of COVID19.  These measures have significantly reduced travel options for U.S. citizens who wish to return ... Read More»

Security Alert – October 20, 2019

Location: Barcelona Event:  A demonstration is expected today, October 20 at 6pm in front of the Delegacion del Gobierno, Carrer de Mallorca 278. Other spontaneous demonstrations are likely to occur in Barcelona and throughout Catalonia and many have recently taken place in front of government offices. Recent demonstrations have turned violent. Dozens of injuries have been reported ... Read More»

Security Alert – October 17, 2019

Location: Barcelona, Spain Event: Significant demonstration activity in Catalonia is expected to continue today and this weekend in response to the verdict in the trial of 12 pro-independence Catalan leaders.  Recent protests have turned violent and have resulted in injuries to some protesters, bystanders and police personnel. October 17: Protests are expected today October 17, at ... Read More»

Upcoming Event – Consular Staff in Bilbao October 21 and 22, 2019

Location:  Bilbao, Spain  Event:  Consular staff from the U.S. Embassy will be in Bilbao on October 21 and 22, 2019, to provide consular services and assist U.S. citizens.  During the visit, consular staff will: Accept applications for U.S. passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad Provide notary services Answer general questions  Actions to Take: For ... Read More»

Ambassador Duke Buchan III to Participate in the March of the Living in Krakow, Poland

U.S. Ambassador to Spain and Andorra Duke Buchan III is traveling as part of the official U.S. delegation to the annual March of the Living at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps May 2 in Krakow, Poland. The Ambassador will be joined by other U.S. Ambassadors in Europe to demonstrate the U.S. government’s tireless efforts to combat anti-Semitism ... Read More»
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