Advisory from the #USEmbassy in Belize to all US Citizens:
January 8, 2013

This Security Message informs U.S. citizens residing and traveling in Belize of several gang-related homicides that occurred in Belize City on January 7, 2013. While there is no indication that U.S. citizens are targeted or otherwise under direct threat, there is a possibility that retaliatory violence could take place.

As a precaution, the Embassy's Regional Security Officer has advised U.S. Government personnel to avoid travel to #Belize City for the time being.

#Belize City Under siege!