Location: Monrovia, Liberia
Event: The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia has received reports of multiple demonstrations and/or political gatherings expected from August 24 – 27 in various points across greater Monrovia, including West Point north of the embassy, the Vamoma House in Sinkor, and the Foreign Ministry on Capitol Hill; the routes could expand to include diplomatic missions, including the U.S. Embassy.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the areas surrounding the demonstration or gathering locations. Even peaceful demonstrations 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 or protests.
- Keep a low profile.
- U.S. Embassy Monrovia
502 Benson Street
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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