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Health Alert (COVID-19 Update) – U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania
May 19, 2020

Location:  Albania

Event:  The Albanian Government continues to loosen COVID-19-related restrictions throughout the country.

New changes in effect on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, include:

  • Museums and libraries are open
  • Outdoor exercise is permitted

Monitor Embassy Tirana’s website for more information on COVID-19 restrictions throughout the country.  Email ACSTirana@state.gov with questions.


  • Email ACSTirana@state.gov with the names, dates of birth, and passport numbers of all interested travelers.  U.S. permanent residents must also include their permanent resident card number.
  • Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.
  • Visit our Embassy webpage on COVID-19.
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the U.S.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.


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