The U.S. embassy in Indonesia Closed Friday after the movie The Innocence of Muslims

The U.S. Embassy issued a related announcement closing offices mission in Indonesia for a while on Friday (21/9). The closure was due to the potential for significant demonstration in front of the facilities owned by the U.S. government after the movie Innocence of Muslims, who condemned all Muslims in Indonesia and the world.

Mission offices are closed the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta, U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya, U.S. Representative Office in Medan, the Office of the U.S. Consular Agent in Bali, and the U.S. Mission to ASEAN.

Closure of the U.S. mission offices in Indonesia that have been first performed in the U.S. House of Representatives Office in Medan, which began on Thursday.

"We apologize for the inconvenience. We suggest that, as a rule that you should avoid large crowds and other gatherings that may turn violent. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide more information, if needed," the release of the U.S. Embassy.

The U.S. Embassy also menyarakankan to U.S. citizens living and traveling in Indonesia was to enroll in the SMART program and update their information with the local office of the U.S. mission.

Registration will facilitate contacts with the mission of the United States of American citizens in an emergency, and can be done online before the trip undertaken.

Information on registering with the SMART Program can be found on the U.S. State Department, Consular Section at the Embassy website and in the United Serika dihttp :/ /
In it, U.S. citizens can also find news from the embassy issued recently to the public. For the latest security information, U.S. citizens living and traveling abroad should regularly monitor the State Department website U.S. Consular section at

source : tvonenews

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