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U.S. Embassy Emergency Telephone Numbers

If you have an emergency (death, serious injury, abduction, or imminent threat to safety), call us at one of the numbers listed below and ask for American Citizen Services.

Iraqi Emergency Telephone Numbers

If you have a serious injury or illness, please proceed directly to the nearest hospital or treatment facility, or you call one of the telephone numbers listed below. The U.S. Embassy can neither provide nor direct individuals to specific facilities to provide medical care.

  • Iraqi Civil Defense Hotline: 115
  • Ambulance: 122
  • Police: 104
  • Fire: 115

Embassy Baghdad

Al-Kindi Street
International Zone
Baghdad, Iraq
Phone: 0760-030-3000

The Consular Section does not accept phone calls about visa cases, and the American Citizen Services office cannot answer visa questions.  If you have questions about a visa to the United States, please contact one of our visa units.

Consulate General in Erbil

413 Ishtar, Ankawa
Erbil, Iraq
Phone: 066 211 4000

To contact the Consulate General, please send an email to: ErbilPublicAffairs@State.gov.

For visa-related inquiries, please send an email to: ErbilNIV@state.gov

For American Citizen Services-related inquiries, please send an email to: ErbilACS@state.gov

During business hours from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Sunday through Thursday(local Erbil time is eight hours ahead of EST and seven hours ahead during EDT)

From Iraq: 066-211-4554
From the United States: 240-264-3467 and then extension 4554