Security Alert – U.S. Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela
August 4, 2018
Event: Incident at Bolivarian National Guard Ceremony at 18:00 local time.
Actions to Take:
- U.S. government personnel have been instructed to shelter in place until further notice. U.S. citizens should seek secure shelter, keep a low profile, avoid crowds, and avoid demonstrations.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- U.S. Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela
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For emergency assistance after hours call +58 (212) 907-8400
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Venezuela country information
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