The U.S. government has issued an alert to U.S. citizens who want to travel to Mexico due to the high level of violence and the rise in COVID-19 infections.
In his latest update on travel notice to Mexico, he recommended not to travel to Colima, Guerrero, Michoacán, Sinaloa and Tamaulipas, given the dangers of kidnapping and crime crimes.
The “reconsider traveling” category ranks 11 states, also for kidnapping and crime.
In that sense, the alert is for Baja California, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Guanajuato, Jalisco, State of Mexico, Morelos, Nayarit, Sonora and Zacatecas.
For the rest of the entities ask to be careful when traveling.
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Due to COVID-19
In addition, the US government raised the risk of travel to Mexico from “moderate” to “high”, given the spread of COVID-19 cases.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that Mexico is at level three out of four in COVID-19 infections, so it asked to avoid traveling to the country to its citizens who do not have the complete vaccination schedule.
He called on all people who have a weak immune system, or whose life may be at risk in case of contracting a serious illness, to postpone their trip to Mexico.
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