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Security Alert: Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
November 29, 2023

Location: Nuevo Laredo, Mexico 


Event: U.S. Consulate Nuevo Laredo is receiving reports of increased government of Mexico law enforcement activity in Nuevo Laredo.  U.S. government employees have been instructed to shelter in place until further notice.

All routine consular services including visa and passport appointments are suspended until further notice.   We will contact you to reschedule your appointment.


Actions to Take: 

  • Shelter in place
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Notify friends and family of your safety



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