On 26 January 2022, the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv issued a message to U.S. citizens, which reads in part as follows: “The security situation in Ukraine continues to be unpredictable due to the increased threat of Russian military action and can deteriorate with little notice. The U.S. Embassy urges U.S. citizens in Ukraine to consider departing now using commercial or other privately available transportation options.”

The full text of the message is available here.