Republic of Cyprus

Travel Information for Cypriot Nationals



Country : Yemen


Travel Advice : Leave Immediately

Details : Yemen remains very tense and unstable and the security situation throughout the country is dangerous and in some areas it is unclear which faction has control. In addition to ongoing fighting, there’s a threat of kidnap and unlawful detention against foreigners from terrorist groups, local militia, armed tribesmen and criminal groups that have the intent and capability to carry out such acts. There is a high risk of being caught in indiscriminate gunfire or shelling.
Access to food, clean water, fuel and medical supplies is difficult throughout Yemen. In addition, the country is facing a cholera outbreak.
Citizens of the Republic of Cyprus who are in Yemen are advised to leave the country as quickly and safely as possible since the security situation is unstable and is deteriorating further.


Contact Details : Cypriot citizens can inform the Cypriott competent Authoritiew on their current status in the country by calling on the following numbers or/andby visiting the website called OIKADE www.oikade.gov.cy:

The Duty Officer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Tel.: + 357 99660129

The Crisis Management Department at the MFA
Tel.: +357 22801000

The Consular Affairs Department at the MFA
Tel.: +35 7 22651113


Updated : 11/09/ 2017 [Print] [Close]


Last Modified at: 20/10/2017 08:53:31 AM