• Since May 2019, there has been violent unrest across the country, resulting in casualties.

    • Since March 2019, there have been widespread power outages affecting most of the country. Many services including water supplies, communication, medical services and transportation have been disrupted.

    • Residents who are already there should monitor the situation, exercise caution, attend to personal safety and avoid protests and large gathering of people.

    • Residents in Venezuela who need assistance may call the 24-hour hotline of the Assistance to Hong Kong Residents Unit of the Immigration Department at (852) 1868 or contact the Chinese Embassy in Venezuela at +58-414-3669883.

(updated on 3 May 2019)

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