Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Luxembourg, Luxembourg 03 December 2019

Location:  Luxembourg, countrywide.


Event:  During the holiday season security measures in Luxembourg remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented by Westerners


Actions to Take:

  • Exercise additional vigilance at holiday festivals and events, places of worship, and locations with large crowds.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.



U.S. Embassy Luxembourg

+352 621 547 133


State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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