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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Incident in Stockholm City Center

The U.S. Embassy in Stockholm advises that a truck crashed into a department store in downtown Stockholm atDrottninggatan and Mäster Samuelsgatan near Sergels Torg.  U.S. citizens should avoid this area, heed guidance from local authorities, and maintain security awareness. Media reports that both Parliament and all public transport systems in central Stockholm have been closed ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Incident in Stockholm City Center

The U.S. Embassy in Stockholm is aware of reports of a security incident at Drottninggatan and Mäster Samuelsgatan near Sergels Torg in Stockholm City Center.  U.S. citizens should avoid this area at this time, heed guidance from local authorities, and maintain security awareness. Please monitor media and local information sources and factor updated information into ...
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Executive Order on Visas

On March 6, 2017, President Trump signed a new Executive Order which directs us to review current screening procedures, while protecting national security – our top priority when issuing visas. The Executive Order has an effective date of March 16, 2017. For 90 days after the effective date, foreign nationals from Sudan, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations Planned in Central Stockholm Saturday, November 12

U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden U.S. Embassy Stockholm informs U.S. citizens that a march is planned for central Stockholm on Saturday, November 12. The march, organized by the Swedish Resistance Movement, is scheduled to start at 11:00 at Kungsträdgården, will proceed south toward Gamla Stan at 12:00, arrive at Mynttorget at 13:00, and conclude at 16:00. ...
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