NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

STEP: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. U.S. Citizens Travelers: Please enroll in step.state.gov to receive alerts & ensure you can be located in an emergency. U. S. Citizens in an Emergency: In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); …

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Covid-19 Information

Last updated: 12/02/20 Country-Specific Information: Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) continues to see a high number of cases of COVID-19. Grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants, and cafes are open, along with most other businesses, yet must observe a curfew from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Restrictions include limitations on the number of people who can attend public …

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Alert: Travel Advisory – BiH Level 3: Reconsider Travel

The Department of State has removed the Global Level 4 Travel Advisory. Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) is Level 3: Reconsider Travel. Reconsider travel to Bosnia-Herzegovina due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution due to terrorism and land mines. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Bosnia and …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (30 July, 2020) Note:  These alerts will be sent each week. Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed more than 11,100 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Extension of Stay: The Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (24 July, 2020) Note:  These alerts will be sent each week. Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 9,800 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Extension of Stay: The Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (17 July, 2020)  Note:  These alerts will be sent each week. Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 7,700 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Extension of Stay: The Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note:  These alerts will be sent each week.  Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 3,800 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Extension of Stay: The Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is no longer extending stays for foreign nationals and has …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note:  These alerts will be sent each week.  Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 3,300 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Extension of Stay: The Bosnian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is no longer extending stays for foreign nationals and has begun to …

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Title: Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Title: Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (June 12, 2020) Note:  These alerts will be sent each week. Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 2,900 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Social Distancing: The entity-level governments of the Federation and the Republika Srpska have implemented measures to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Title: Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (June 5, 2020) Note:  These alerts will be sent each week.  Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed more than 2,600 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Social Distancing: The entity-level governments of the Federation …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Title: Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (29 May, 2020) Note:  These alerts will be sent each week.  Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19 webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 2,500 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Social Distancing: The entity-level governments of the Federation …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note:  These alerts will be sent each week. Visit our U.S. embassy COVID-19  webpage  for updated information as it is released. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed nearly 2,400 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). Social Distancing: The entity-level governments of the Federation and the Republika Srpska have implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed over  1300  cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Because of public health measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, effective March 17, 2020, the U.S Department of State began limiting its consular operations. Effective April 2, 2020 routine passport and citizenship services overseas are suspended.  In a critical situation, our embassy …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed 740 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Ticketing has closed for the flight that the U.S. Embassy arranged for U.S. …

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Security Message Announcing Potential Repatriation

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (release date: April 4, 2020) Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: Commercial Flight out of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina The U.S. Embassy has arranged for U.S. citizens to purchase seats on a chartered flight leaving from Sarajevo International Airport to U.S. destinations via to London Heathrow Airport. The …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 604 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The U.S. Embassy has arranged for a flight opportunity for U.S. citizens to depart the country. Details …

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Security Alert Message Announcing Potential Repatriation

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (release date: April 3, 2020) Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: Commercial Flight out of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina The U.S. Embassy has arranged for U.S. citizens to purchase seats on a chartered flight leaving from Sarajevo International Airport to U.S. destinations via to London Heathrow Airport. The …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 552 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The U.S. Embassy has arranged for a flight opportunity for U.S. citizens to depart the country. …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 505 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The U.S. Embassy is exploring additional flight opportunities for U.S. citizens to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 448 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina has implemented enhanced screening …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Note: These alerts will continue to be sent daily for the benefit of new STEP registrants. We will be sure to highlight any new information from previous emails. Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina Event:  The Bosnian authorities confirmed 354 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Bosnian authorities confirmed 278 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Bosnia has barred admission to foreign nationals who do not have residency in BiH.  All who enter the country are subject to a 14-day quarantine, either at the …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 226 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Bosnia has barred admission to foreign nationals who do not have residency in BiH. All who enter the country …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: The Bosnian authorities confirmed 131 cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. On March 14, the Department of State authorized the departure from any diplomatic or consular post in the world of US personnel and family members who have been medically determined to be at higher risk of a poor outcome if exposed to COVID-19. On …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: As of March 16, the Bosnian Ministry of Health confirmed twenty-four cases of COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The government of Bosnia and Herzegovina has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (06-March-2020) Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina Event: There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China. The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 80,000 reported cases worldwide. On March 5, 2020, the Minister of Health for the …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo

Location:  The Pride March route will be on Marshall Tito Street, starting at noon from the Eternal Flame and concluding at the Parliament square. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Event:  The inaugural Pride March in Bosnia and Herzegovina will take place Sunday, September 8 starting at noon.  Other related demonstrations are scheduled, one on Saturday, September 7 …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina, countrywide Event: The summer holiday season provides a good chance to remind U.S. citizens to pay attention to their personal safety and security. Here are some general safety actions to take: Actions to Take: Travel with others when possible. Inform your colleagues and family about your plans and how to reach …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location:  Bosnia and Herzegovina, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season security measures in Bosnia and Herzegovina 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 …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Location: Multiple locations throughout the country (including but not exclusive to: Sarajevo and Banja Luka) Event: Friday, October 5, is the last day of campaigning before the general elections on October 7, 2018. As such, there are several large public gatherings scheduled throughout the country. Actions to Take: Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity …

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Europe Travel Alert

LAST UPDATED: MAY 1, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham (ISIS or Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, and their …

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