Location: Monrovia, Liberia
Event: National elections are scheduled for Tuesday, December 8, 2020. During the election season frequent demonstrations and rallies, both planned and spontaneous, are likely, and there is a heightened risk of violence. Rallies are planned for Saturday and Sunday, December 5 and 6 and may disrupt traffic in the greater Monrovia area.
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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