News & Events

Documents – Mailing Service

You no longer have to come back to the U.S. Embassy to pick up your new passport or Consular Report of Birth Abroad! In order to serve you better, the American Citizens Services Unit has introduced a delivery service for receiving your new documents (Passports, CRBAs, Social Security Cards, Passport Cards) after you complete your ...
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Antigua Events on Thursday, March 30

The following message (PDF – 71Kb)  provides information for U.S. citizens regarding the upcoming events in Antigua. Please share the following information with other U.S. citizens to ensure maximum participation. We hope to have this message disseminated as widely as possible within the U.S. citizen community. Please contact the American Citizen Services Unit via e-mail (amcitsguatemala@state.gov), fax (2331-3804), or telephone ...
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Embassy Lifts Restrictions on Mission Employees

The U.S. Embassy has determined that there are no Government of Guatemala facilities that are currently off limits to U.S. mission employees. Embassy employees still require approval to visit prisons and courts. This updates our Security Message of February 24, 2017. For further information: See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel ...
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Demonstrations Scheduled for Tuesday, March 7

The Embassy will suspend regular consular operations on the morning of March 7, 2017 until at least 10:00 a.m. due to heavy traffic caused by expected demonstrations. U.S. citizens who require emergency services should call 2326-4000. Demonstrations are expected to start at 07:00 at the following locations: El Obelisco – Avenida La Reforma Calzada Aguilar ...
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Roxana Baldetti and Mauricio López Bonilla indicted in US Court

On February 22, 2017, Ingrid Roxana Baldetti Elías and Héctor Mauricio López Bonilla were separately indicted in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, each on the criminal charge of conspiracy to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, intending and knowing that the cocaine will be unlawfully imported into the United ...
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