Israel has every right to defend itself against Hamas’s horrific terrorist attacks. The Biden Administration must support our ally, Israel, and stop handing over billions of dollars to Hamas’s patron, Iran.
Starting Friday, October 13, the U.S. government will arrange charter flights to assist U.S. citizens and their immediate family members who have been unable to book commercial transit and seek a safe means of departing Israel.
Please visit this link for information regarding Departure Assistance now being offered to U.S. Citizens in Israel via the U.S. State Department:
Here are other resources if you or a family member require urgent assistance in Israel, the West Bank, or Gaza.
- The Department of State has a 24/7 coordinating group communicating with U.S. citizens and providing them assistance. U.S. citizens who require assistance from the U.S. Embassy in Israel (including Departure Assistance) should fill out the form or call 1-833-890-9595 or 1-606-
641-0131, or 03-519-7426 (local in Israel).
- For the latest updates and travel information (including available outbound travel options), please monitor the messages to U.S. citizens from the U.S. Embassy in Israel. Updated security alerts have been posted daily.
- All U.S. citizens currently in Israel are encouraged to enroll their contact information in the State Department's Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)
- If you require additional assistance, you can also contact the Senator's office directly or by phone.
Bureau of Consular Affairs:
Calling from U.S.: 1-833-890-9595 or 606-641-0131
Calling from Israel: 03-519-7426
Bureau of Consular Affairs Website: travel.state.gov
U.S. Embassy in Israel Website: https://il.usembassy.
Office of Palestinian Affairs Website: https://palestinianaffairs.