Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, August 25, 2021

Location: Area near the French Embassy on Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Event: Armed Encounter near the French Embassy.

There are reports of an ongoing armed encounter near the French Embassy on Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road.

Actions to Take:

  • U.S. citizens and U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.


  • U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    686 Old Bagamoyo Road, Msasani,
    P.O. Box 9123
    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    +255 22 229 4000

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

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