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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Maputo (June 17, 2022)
June 17, 2022

Location:  Cabo Delgado Province, Mozambique

Event:  Travel Restriction of U.S. Government Personnel

Due to the threat of attacks by ISIS-Mozambique in the Ancuabe and Chiure districts, travel by U.S. Embassy Maputo personnel to those areas is restricted of the Cabo Delgado province until further notice.

Actions to Take:

  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Review personal security plan.
  • Monitor local media for updates on changing conditions.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.