Mexican Officials Advise American's on Traveling into Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
POSTED: Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 8:25am
UPDATED: Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 8:26am
The U.S. Consulate General in Nuevo Laredo is urging Americans to be careful when visiting the city.
In a brief statement from the office in Mexico, Americans were advised to "use appropriate caution" when visiting Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Official's cite gun battles between the Mexican military and drug cartel members are occurring in the city. City officials advise Americans to log onto http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_970.html to stay updated on the situation throughout Mexico.