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The U.S. Embassy in Bissau suspended operations on June 14, 1998, at the outbreak of a violent civil war. There is currently no permanent U.S. diplomatic or consular presence in Guinea-Bissau.
The Office in Bissau does not offer consular services. Consular services are provided by the Embassy in Dakar, Senegal.
U.S. Embassy Dakar
Route des Almadies
Telephone: +(221) 33-879-4000
Emergency After-Hours Telephone: +(221) 33-879-4444
The U.S. Embassy in Dakar has jurisdiction over Guinea-Bissau.
U.S. Bissau Liaison Office
Rua José Carlos Schwarz 245, Bairro d’Ajuda
Telephone: +(245) 325-6382
Emergency After-Hours Telephone: Please contact the U.S. Embassy in Dakar, Senegal: +(221) 33-879-4444
Fax: +(245) 325-6382