Location: Demonstrations are planned in the greater Monrovia area.
Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on December 30. Multiple groups are expected to demonstrate on different issues facing Liberians in various areas of Monrovia. A heavy police presence and/or road closures are possible.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the areas of the demonstration; even events intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
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- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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