179 Alaa Street
Fax: (+291)1-12-75-84179 Alaa Street Asmara, Eritrea Go to Embassy >
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Eritrea is located in north-east Africa. The main languages spoken in Eritrea are Tigrinya, Beja, Arabic, Tigre, Kunama, Saho, Bilen, Nara, Afar and English. The current population (as of 2016) is 4,954,645. Eritrea has a human development index (HDI) of 0.440 and therefore can be considered as country with low human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Eritrea. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Asmara s located in the province of Maekel and is the capital of Eritrea. 896,000 people are living in Asmara (as of 2018). The city is very important and represents Eritrea internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Asmara, Eritrea
Offices located within the US embassy located in Asmara include:
- Public Affairs Section
- Regional Security Office
- Defense Attache Office
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Asmara, Eritrea
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 (+291)1-12-00-04.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Asmara, Eritrea
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit (https://er.usembassy.gov/embassy/asmara/) for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Asmara, Eritrea
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.