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Demonstration Alert: U. S. Embassy Monrovia, Liberia (August 3, 2021)
August 3, 2021

Location: Monrovia, Liberia

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia has received reports of a demonstration in progress in greater Monrovia by Liberian motorcyclists who are protesting the recent death of a motorcyclist.  The protest may come near the U.S. Embassy.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas surrounding the demonstration 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.