Message for U.S. Citizens – Death of former President George H. W. Bush

MESSAGE FOR U.S. CITIZENS – DEATH OF FORMER PRESIDENT GEORGE H. W. BUSH

U.S. EMBASSY CARACAS, VENEZUELA.

December 4, 2018

Former President George H.W. Bush died November 30, 2018 at his home in Houston, Texas. The flags at U.S. Embassy Caracas will be flown at half-staff for 30 days and the Mission will observe the National Day of Mourning on December 5, 2018.

The Embassy will be closed to the public on December 5, 2018 and all consular appointments will be rescheduled for the earliest opportunity. U.S. citizens with appointments will be contacted. U.S. citizens with emergencies should call the American Citizen Services Unit at (0212) 975-6411 or send an e-mail to ACSVenezuela@state.gov.