Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (April 3, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (April 3, 2020) Location: Republic of Moldova Event: No commercial flight options currently exist to depart Moldova. Furthermore, while Romania continues to offer limited commercial flight options, the Romanian land border is closed to entry to all foreigners. There are now almost no options for a U.S. citizen …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (April 1, 2020)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (April 1, 2020) Location:  Republic of Moldova Event:  Air Moldova has announced several future charter flights to European locations to repatriate Moldovan citizens.  We understand U.S. citizens may purchase a ticket on outbound flights to depart Moldova. There is a flight scheduled to fly from Chisinau (KIV) to …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 27, 2020)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 27, 2020) Location:  Republic of Moldova Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Chisinau is trying to facilitate the travel of U.S. citizens to Bucharest via charter bus.  The bus will leave at approximately 17:00 on Monday, March 30, 2020 from Chisinau to the Bucharest airport.  Please contact us …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 22, 2020)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 22, 2020) Location:  Republic of Moldova Event:  The Romanian Government announced that it will close the border with Moldova to individuals effective Sunday evening, March 22, 2020.  The land border with Ukraine is also closed. After tonight, U.S. citizens may have no overland options to depart Moldova …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova [March 21, 2020]

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova [March 21, 2020] Location: Republic of Moldova Event:  Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel Moldova suspended all air traffic until April 1, 2020, at the earliest.  The airport in Bucharest, Romania continues to operate with limited options to return to the United States via non-Schengen routes …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova [March 17, 2020]

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova [March 17, 2020] Location: Republic of Moldova Event: Potential evacuation of U.S. citizens in Moldova affected by COVID-19 On March 15, the Department of State issued a global authorized departure of non-essential personnel and family members from any diplomatic or consular post worldwide if they are determined to be …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 15, 2020)

Location:  Republic of Moldova Event:  On March 15, the Department of State authorized a global authorized departure of non-essential personnel and family members from any diplomatic or consular post worldwide if they are determined to be at higher risk of a poor outcome if exposed to COVID-19, or based on a commensurate justification in foreign …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Location:  Republic of Moldova 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 120,000 reported cases worldwide.  The Moldovan Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Chisinau, Moldova on …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (January 10, 2020) Location: Chisinau Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions The State Department is advising U.S. citizens of heightened security risks worldwide in light of increased tensions in the Middle East. U.S. Embassy Chisinau reminds U.S. citizens of the need for caution and awareness of personal security and …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (July 16, 2019) Location:  Near the U.S. Embassy on str. A. Mateevici, Chisinau, Moldova Event:  A small demonstration is scheduled to take place today, July 16, beginning at 10:00.  Even peaceful demonstrations have the potential to turn dangerous. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the demonstration Exercise caution …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 14, 2019) Location:  Parliament Building, Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, downtown Chisinau Event:  A demonstration is planned on June 16 at 11:00am. Large crowds are expected and police presence will be heavy. Even peaceful demonstrations can turn dangerous. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the demonstrations Exercise …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Location:  Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, Piata Mare, various government buildings near downtown Chisinau Event:  A large demonstration is planned for today, June 9, at the National Square.  Groups of protesters have been assembled in front of some government buildings since yesterday.  Even peaceful demonstrations can turn dangerous at any time. Actions to Take: Avoid the …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Location:  Parliament Building, Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, downtown Chisinau Event:  Happening now.  Crowds have formed at the above location.  Police presence is heavy. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the demonstrations Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests Monitor local media for updates Expect traffic delays and road closures …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (May 16, 2019) Location:  Along Strada Bucuresti in downtown Chisinau Event:  Supporters of LGBTI rights will participate in a Solidarity March on Sunday, May 19, at 12 noon.  Several hundred people will likely participate and police presence will likely be heavy.  Disruptions to traffic should be expected. Counter-protests …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (May 8, 2019) Location:  Central Chisinau, Moldova, culminating at the memorial complex “Eternitate” Event:  Two large marches are expected to take place on Thursday, May 9, beginning at 9 a.m.  The marches are being organized by political parties to commemorate Victory Day.  Although the marches are expected to be peaceful, …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (March 5, 2019) Location:  Alexei Mateevici Street, across from the U.S. Embassy in Chisinau Event:  A small demonstration is expected to place on Wednesday, March 6, at approximately 10:00.  The group intends to protest corruption in Moldova and Romania. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the demonstration Exercise …

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