Security Alert: Worldwide Caution

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


       U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

4th Floor, Rogers House

John Kennedy Avenue

+230 202 4400 (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs

 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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