Death of a U.S. Citizen

The Embassy can assist family and friends in the event of the death of a U.S. citizen in DRC. For disposition of remains report on DRC, please go to disposition of remains (PDF 274 KB).

The death of a U.S. citizen, whether resident, working or tourist in DRC, should be reported to the Embassy, so that a Report of Death of a U.S. Citizen Abroad can be issued. This document is necessary to settle legal and estate matters in the United States.

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