Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (October 25, 2019)

Location:  Honduras, countrywide
Event: Current security situation

The U.S. Embassy has now lifted restrictions regarding travel for U.S. government employees and family members within Honduras.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid all demonstrations. Even peaceful ones can turn violent with little or no notice.
  • Be prepared to shelter in place and use your provisions in your emergency kit. Your emergency kit should include a three-day supply of food and water.
  • Maintain at least a half-tank of gas in your personal vehicle.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local and social media for updates.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Have travel documents up-to-date and easily accessible.
  • Report specific safety concerns to local law enforcement authorities.
  • Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) with the U. S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa to receive security updates –