Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela

Seal with white backgroundDemonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela
May 15, 2018

Event: The relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel on May 14 has sparked protests worldwide, including at least one in Venezuela. A protest occurred outside the U.S. Embassy in Caracas on May 15. Additional protests may take place and could become violent.

Actions to Take:

· Keep a low profile.

· Be aware of your surroundings.

· Avoid crowds.

· Review your personal security plans.

· U.S. Government personnel are advised to avoid the area of any demonstration and large gatherings. U.S. citizens should also avoid demonstrations and large gatherings.


· U.S. Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela

For all inquiries about ACS services, send e-mail to or call +58 (212) 975-6411 between the hours of 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except U.S. and Venezuelan holidays.
For emergency assistance after hours, call +58 (212) 907-8400.

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

· Venezuela country information

· Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.

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U.S. Embassy Caracas, Venezuela