Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Hotel Restrictions in Havana

U.S. Embassy Havana

October 6, 2017

Over the past several months, numerous employees at the U.S. Embassy in Havana have been targeted in specific attacks. Affected individuals have exhibited a range of physical symptoms including ear complaints and hearing loss, dizziness, headache, fatigue, cognitive issues, and difficulty sleeping. Attacks have occurred in U.S. diplomatic residences, as well as in two hotels: Hotel Nacional and Hotel Capri.

The U.S. government has imposed limitations on lodging at affected hotels.

If you believe you have suffered any of these symptoms following stays in Cuba, please consult a medical professional.

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