Last Updated: 02/03/2020 07:15PM ET

Following a U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian Major General, there has been heightened tension between the two countries. Amid the political tension between the countries, concern is mounting about the potential for retaliation on American travelers in Europe.

The Iran Political Unrest Travel Insurance Information Center explains travel insurance coverage related to the situation. This database is regularly updated by Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts with answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the situation develops. Information will be updated as the situation unfolds and is subject to change at any time.

Questions? Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on hand to answer your questions about coverage for the situation. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 800-240-0369.

Most travel insurance policies do not include coverage for political unrest and acts of war. In order for coverage to be available, the event must meet a policy's definition of terrorism.

If you are currently traveling in Iran or Europe and may be affected by the ongoing political tension, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

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