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Security Alert — Worldwide Caution (October 20, 2023)
October 20, 2023

Security Alert — Worldwide Caution
U.S. Embassy Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
October 20, 2023

Location: Worldwide Caution

Event:  Due to increased tensions in various locations around the world, the potential for terrorist attacks, demonstrations or violent actions against U.S. citizens and interests, the Department of State advises U.S. citizens overseas to exercise increased caution.  U.S. citizens should:

  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive information and alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency overseas.
  • Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter and visit travel.state.gov.


U.S. Embassy Port of Spain
15 Queen’s Park West
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Emergencies: + (868) 622-6371, then press 1
Non-Emergency inquiries email: acspos@state.gov
Website: tt.usembassy.gov or follow onFacebookTwitter and Instagram
Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada
1-202-501-4444 from other countries