Lebanon is located in west Asia. The main languages spoken in Lebanon are Arabic and French. The current population (as of 2016) is 6,006,668. Lebanon has a human development index (HDI) of 0.757 and therefore can be considered as country with high human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Lebanon. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Beirut is located in the province of Greater Beirut and is the capital of Lebanon. 361,366 people are living in Beirut (as of 2013). The city is very important and represents Lebanon internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon
Offices located within the US embassy located in Beirut include:
- Public Diplomacy
- U.S. Commercial Service
- Defense Attaché Office
- Regional Security Office
- Procurement and Contracting Office
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon
Visa services for USA immigration/non-immigration visas are handled by the department for travel permits. You can schedule an interview for a visa here: https://evisaforms.state.gov/Instructions/SchedulingSystem.asp
You can contact them via phone (961) 4 542600 – 543600.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit https://lb.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/ for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Beirut, Lebanon
This embassy offers notary services to all US passport holders and foreign nationals (on the provision they are using the documents within the United States). This price is $50 paid in cash or US issued credit card, per page.