Western Hemisphere

Taxi Security in Mexico City
The use of taxis by visitors in Mexico has often been linked to crime. While licensed “sitio” taxis, “turismo” taxis, and ride-share services are…

2016 Nicaragua Elections Primer
Nicaragua will hold Presidential and National Assembly elections on November 6. Despite frequent and sometimes violent demonstrations during national…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Port-au-Prince (Haïti), Demonstration on Delmas Road,…
The demonstration is currently near Delmas 24 and is reportedly heading towards Petion-ville. All U.S. Citizens are advised to exercise caution. …

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Port-au-Prince (Haïti), Demonstration in the downtown…
Protest reported in La Saline. All U.S. Citizens are advised to stay clear of the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even…