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Alert – Consular Services Outside of Caracas Limited – U.S. Embassy, Venezuela
January 4, 2019

Location: Venezuela

Event: Due to various upcoming events in the Venezuelan political cycle, U.S. government officials are not permitted to travel outside of Caracas.  Therefore, U.S. Consular Officers will not be able to provide routine consular services outside of Caracas and will be restricted to emergency services January 7-14, 2019.  All consular services will still be available at the U.S. Embassy in Caracas.

While U.S. Embassy Caracas is unaware of any planned demonstrations or protests, they can occur with little notice.

Actions to Take:

  • For any emergency services, please contact U.S. Embassy Caracas.
  • Avoid any demonstrations or large gatherings.