Thursday, October 6, 2022

Security Alert from the US Embassy in Tokyo

This was sent out on Tuesday. What is next?


Security Alert – Mission Japan (October 4, 2022)

Location: Japan

According to multiple sources, North Korea fired a ballistic missile off its east coast with a trajectory near to or passing over Japan.

At this time, the missile appears to have flown over Japan and past Japan and appears to have fallen into the Pacific Ocean.  However, the Japanese government has warned citizens to continue to be cautious and monitor local media for guidance.

Actions to Take: Notify friends and family of your safety and monitor local news media for updates.


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U.S. Embassy Tokyo
Telephone: 03-3224-5000, After-Hours: 03-3224-5000

U.S. Consulate General Osaka-Kobe
Telephone: 06-6315-5900

U.S. Consulate Nagoya
Telephone: 052-581-4501

U.S. Consulate Fukuoka
Telephone: 092-751-9331

U.S. Consulate General Sapporo
Telephone: 011-641-1115

U.S. Consulate General Naha
Telephone: 098-876-4211

State Department – Consular Affairs
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Vireya said...

I thought of you when I read about that the other day.

How is the water situation?

Jeanie said...

I heard about this on the news and thought of you. What are they thinking?

Queeniepatch said...

I MY embassy gave me no alert or advice.

Diane-crewe said...

Thoughts are with you x Try and be safe x

Claudette497 said...

Oh my goodness the stress - it seems like these guys are just losing their minds!

Leonore Winterer said...

Gosh, that's scary. Do you know whether there was any provocation for this to happen?

diamondc said...

Hi Pamela: be safe this breaks my heart to even think about.