Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Location: Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Event: A soccer match is scheduled to be played today, April 7, at 8 pm in the Estadio Nacional Tiburcio Carias Andino in Tegucigalpa. Security measures will be taken to help ensure the safety of all attending the game. Road closures will begin around the stadium at 4pm and will last until the game is over. Traffic will be impacted on roads close to the stadium. U.S. citizens should avoid the National Stadium area and are reminded to maintain awareness of their surroundings as even peaceful celebrations may turn violent with little or no notice.

Actions to Take: 

  • Avoid travel to the areas surrounding the National Stadium.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.


U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa
Tel. (504) 2238-5114

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

Honduras Country Information
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