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Security Alert – Nuevo Laredo
November 17, 2019

The Consulate continues to monitor the security situation in the city of Nuevo Laredo following violence between Mexican authorities and criminal organizations that started on November 15.

Additional restrictions on movement and an early curfew imposed on U.S. government personnel on November 16 have been lifted. U.S. government personnel remain subject to normal movement and curfew restrictions in Nuevo Laredo as described in the current Mexico Travel Advisory.

Actions to Take:
Be aware of your surroundings.
Monitor local media for updates.

U.S. Consulate General Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
+52 867 714 0512
+52 55 5080 2000 (U.S. Citizen Emergencies)


State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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