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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Luxembourg, Luxembourg
December 11, 2020

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.  Violent extremists have in the past focused on locations such as shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented by tourists, including during the holiday season.

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

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888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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United States Embassy
Consular Section
22, boulevard Emmanuel Servais
L- 2535 Luxembourg
Website: https://lu.usembassy.gov/
Consular Section: e-mail: luxembourgconsular@state.gov