Observance of a National Day of Mourning for Former President George H. W. Bush

In recognition of the death of the 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, President Donald Trump has declared a National Day of Mourning on December 5, 2018. The U.S. Embassy in Ashgabat and the American Center will be closed December 5 to honor President Bush’s service and legacy. The Embassy will not offer routine consular services. In the event on an emergency, American Citizens can reach the duty officer at (+99363) 047683. Normal operational hours will resume on Thursday, December 6.