Demonstration Alert (December 30, 2019)

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.