Nonimmigrant and Immigrant Visa Processing Suspended in Israel

October 13, 2023 The U.S. Embassy in Israel announced that due to the ongoing security situation, the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem and the Embassy Branch Office in Tel Aviv are not offering nonimmigrant and immigrant visa services at this time. The full announcement can be found at Additional information about emergency visa appointments, appointment rescheduling and passport pickup can be found here. Information about visa interview waivers and contact information for the nonimmigrant visa section can be found at