Amid bulletins of recent security considerations in Mexico in the beginning of 2023, the official U.S. State Department journey advisories remained as they’d been for a number of months, with six states within the “do not travel” classification.
The map above exhibits the advisory degree for every Mexican state.
Level 4: The six states with the “do not travel” advisory, due to kidnappings and different crimes, are the northern border state of Tamaulipas, the central state of Zacatecas and the Pacific coast states of Sinaloa, Colima, Michoacán and Guerrero.
Level 3: The seven states for which guests are suggested to “reconsider travel” due to crime are Baja California (Norte), Sonora, Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Jalisco and Morelos.
Level 2: Except for the 2 Level 1 states, vacationers to all the remaining are suggested to “exercise increased caution.” They are: Aguas Calientes, Baja California Sur, Chiapas, Coahuila, Hidalgo, state of Mexico, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretara, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Tabasco, Tlaxcala and Veracruz. Mexico City (Distrito Federal) is Level 2.
Level 1: The State Department advises “normal precautions” when touring to Campeche or Yucatán, proven in inexperienced.
In addition to the final vacationer warnings, particular prohibitions are issued to U.S. authorities staff staying or touring in Mexico. The State Department advises that each one U.S. vacationers adhere to these guidelines.
On Jan. 12, 2023, Mexico City’s mayor introduced that greater than 6,000 National Guard officers could be posted within the metropolis’s subway system after a sequence of accidents that officers mentioned may very well be attributable to sabotage. The earlier week, in-person providers have been suspended on the U.S. Consular Agency in Mazatlán due to violence throughout Sinaloa.
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