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Messages for U.S. Citizens

The System of Messages and Emergency Messages to U.S. Citizens is used to transmit important information to American citizens in Poland. Such information may include security issues, emergency notifications, and other information of particular interest to U.S. citizens. Wardens are U.S. citizens who volunteer to be points of contact for the dissemination of such important information. If you would like to volunteer to be a warden, please contact the Embassy by phone at 22 504 2784 or by email at, or contact the Consulate in Kraków at 12 424 5100 or by e-mail at

Recent Messages for U.S. Citizens

  • Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel through Europe - September 21, 2015

    The US Embassy in Poland informs US citizens residing in or traveling through Europe that travel may be delayed or disrupted across the region, including via land borders. We urge U.S. citizen travelers to carry a valid passport and visa or residency card, if applicable, at all times. Please monitor local media reports for up-to-date information regarding border controls in the country you are visiting. 

  • Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on Saturday September 12, 2015

    U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens thatObóz Narodowo-Radykalny (National- Radical Block – “NRB”) has plans for an anti-immigration demonstration in the Center of Warsaw (near the Palace of Culture and Science) on Saturday, September 12, 2015, beginning at approximately 1600 hours. Media reports suggest as many as 40,000 followers of NRB may attend.  

  • Security message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution - July 29, 2015

    Please be advised that the Department of State issued a Worldwide Caution on July 29, 2015. It is available at This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated January 9, 2015, to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. 

  • Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ukraine Travel Warning - July 16, 2015

    Please see an important new Travel Warning concerning travel to Ukraine at The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer all travel to Crimea and the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, and recommends those U.S. citizens currently living in or visiting these regions to depart.  

  • Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Services Poland launches a Twitter account

    American Citizen Services at the U.S. Embassy in Poland has launched a Twitter account! If you travel or reside in Poland, and you want to receive the most current security information for U.S. citizens, if you need any consular services, or if you would like to contact us directly with consular questions, follow us on Twitter:  

  • Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on February 19 through 28, 2015

    U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens the Polish farmers union protest is scheduled to take place in Warsaw near the Prime Minister’s Office at Al. Ujazdowskie 1/3 on February 19. The protesters may also proceed to the Sejm before moving to the Prime Minister’s Office. 

  • Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Warsaw on February 11, 2015

    U.S. Embassy Warsaw informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration will take place in Warsaw on February 11, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Ministry of Agriculture building, ul. Wspólna 30. The participants will protest issues related to Polish agriculture and will request the resignation of the Minister of Agriculture. The police expect up to 1,000 Polish farmers to participate in the event.  

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