Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General Nuevo Laredo

Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General Nuevo Laredo (April 1, 2020)

Location:  Multiple Locations, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico

Event:  The Consulate has received reports of multiple gunfights and blockades throughout the city of Nuevo Laredo.  U.S. government personnel are subject to movement restrictions and an extended curfew.

Actions to Take:

  • Seek secure shelter.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Monitor local media for updates.

This security-related change in postures does not affect existing guidance related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  When and where possible, U.S. government personnel should adhere to CDC recommendations on social distancing. 

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