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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

Location:  La Paz and El Alto Metropolitan Area Event: Local authorities have notified the public that, due to ongoing civil unrest, there are disruptions in the transport and supply of gasoline and natural gas for the cities of La Paz and El Alto. The civil unrest has also caused disruptions in the supply of some foods such ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

Location:  Area around El Alto International Airport Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on November 14 close to El Alto International Airport.  Protestors may cut off road access to the airport. Actions to Take: Contact airlines to confirm your flight prior to going to the airport. Avoid roadblocks and exercise caution if in the vicinity of ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

Location: La Paz Given current  civil unrest  and an evolving security situation, as noted in the  Travel Advisory  update for Bolivia of November 12, U.S. citizens in Bolivia should depart as soon as they safely can.  U.S. citizens wishing to depart Bolivia should make their own travel arrangements.  Commercial flights remain available.  U.S. citizens in La Paz who would like ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

Given current civil unrest and an evolving security situation, as noted in the Travel Advisory update for Bolivia of November 12, U.S. citizens in Bolivia should depart as soon as they safely can.  U.S. citizens wishing to depart Bolivia should make their own travel arrangements.  Commercial flights remain available.  U.S. citizens in La Paz who would like to leave ...
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