2019-05-09: On Thursday (09 May), one person was killed in an attack on a legislator in Buenos Aires. The legislator was severely injured. Gunmen fired shots from a parked car in the square in front of the Congress building. Security forces assume a targeted attack on the politician.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.