Ongoing Cartel Violence

Jun 25, 2020

-On 23 June 2020, the U.S. Consulate General in Nogales issued a Security Alert, which reads in part as follows:

“Location: Municipality of Caborca, Mexican State of Sonora

“Event: The U.S. Consulate General Nogales has received credible reports of ongoing cartel violence in the municipality of Caborca and the surrounding areas, including heavily armed groups patrolling in that area, with active fighting and attacks among the cartel factions. Until further notice, U.S. government personnel are prohibited from traveling on Highway 2 from Santa Ana to Sonoyta. Please review the Mexico Travel Advisory for information on additional travel restrictions for U.S. government personnel in the state of Sonora and throughout Mexico.”

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