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Demonstration Alert – Venezuela
May 10, 2019

Location: Nationwide

Event: Demonstrations are scheduled to take place throughout Venezuela on May 11 and may continue in the following days.

Actions to Take:

  • U.S. citizens should avoid demonstrations and large gatherings.
  • Monitor local news media for updates.
  • Make preparations for possible electrical, internet, and water outages. These may affect ability to access goods, as well as emergency medical services.


If you are a U.S. citizen or are concerned about a U.S. citizen in Venezuela, you may contact the Department of State through one of the following ways: