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.
- U.S. Consulate General Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
+52 867 233 0557
+52 55 8526 2561 (U.S. Citizen Emergencies from Mexico)
1-844-528-6611 (from the United States)
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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