Security Alert – U.S. Mission, Morocco

December 13, 2018

Location: Morocco, countrywide

Event: During the holiday travel season, transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology pose an ongoing threat throughout the region. Extremists may focus on tourist locations such as resorts, public markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, schools, and government facilities.

Actions to take:

  • Exercise additional vigilance at locations with large crowds, tourist attractions, places of worship, and areas where large numbers of expatriates congregate.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.