Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay – January 8, 2020

Location: Worldwide

Event:  Heightened Middle East Tension

There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens worldwide.  U.S. citizens around the world are reminded to be mindful of their personal security.  U.S. Embassy Asunción will continue to monitor the overall security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

Actions to Take:

  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.