Civil Disturbance Alert: US Embassy Monrovia, Liberia

Location:  Congo Town, Monrovia

Event:  The U.S. Embassy is aware of reports that Tubman Blvd is blocked in both directions in Congo Town, Monrovia due to a civil disturbance. There is traffic congestion and a heavy police presence in the area.

All U.S. citizens are advised to avoid civil disturbances and to monitor local media to remain informed of developments as they occur.

The U.S. Embassy will issue additional alerts if there are changes to the list of recommended actions below.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the civil disturbance.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.