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Mexico Travel Warning Update

The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens about the risk of traveling in Mexico due to threats to safety and security posed by Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs) in the country. U.S. citizens have been the target of violent crimes, such as kidnapping, carjacking, and robbery by TCOs in various Mexican states. For information on ...
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U.S.-Mexico Consular Meeting

Mexico City, January 8, 2014 – U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne and the heads of the nine U.S. Consulates in Mexico met January 8, 2014, at the Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores (SRE), with Undersecretary for North America Dr. Sergio Alcocer Martínez de Castro and Consuls General of Mexico’s consulates in the United States. The meeting emphasized ...
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Emergency Message – Hurricane Ingrid and Tropical Storm Manuel

This warden message is being issued to alert U.S. citizens residing and traveling in Mexico that the National Hurricane Center (NHC), , has issued a warning for Hurricane Ingrid, currently located in the Gulf of Mexico on the eastern coast of Mexico near the states of Tamaulipas and Veracruz.  According to Mexico’s La Comisión Nacional ...
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Travel Warning

 Bureau of Consular Affairs The Department of State has issued this Travel Warning to inform U.S. citizens about the security situation in Mexico. General information on the overall security situation is provided immediately below. For information on security conditions in specific regions of Mexico, which can vary, travelers should reference the ...
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OPDAT Training Merida

Mexico City, July 22 2014 – The Department of Justice’s Office of Prosecutorial Development, Assistance, and Training (OPDAT) and the Mexican Office of the Attorney General (PGR) formally inaugurated its first two-week train the trainers course for specialized federal investigators on July 21 in a ceremony in Merida. This course will prepare a cadre of ...
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