Alert: U.S. Embassy Monrovia

Location: Monrovia, Liberia

Event: The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia has received reports of a possible political parade this afternoon in greater Monrovia and at/around the headquarters of the National Elections Commission on 9th Street in Monrovia.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas surrounding the parade locations.  Even peaceful gatherings may turn violent.
  • Avoid large crowds.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings.
  • Keep a low profile.