Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Baghdad, Iraq (March 19, 2020)

Location: Iraq

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The Iraqi Ministry of Health has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within Iraq.

Effective March 19, U.S. Consulate General Erbil has suspended all routine visa services.  Applicants can reschedule their appointments in Erbil online at a future date.  For inquiries regarding emergency travel, please email ErbilNIV@state.gov.  Please note that the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad remains closed for public services.  U.S. citizens in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region who need emergency services can contact ErbilACS@state.gov.  U.S. citizens elsewhere in Iraq should contact BaghdadACS@state.gov for emergency assistance.

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