Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

Location:  Yopougon, Cote d’Ivoire

Event:  Two of Cote d’Ivoire’s political parties have called for demonstrations in Yopougon tomorrow, August 13, at 0600.  Reports state that the demonstrations will begin at Place CPN, but there may be demonstrations in other parts of the city as well.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Maintain a low profile.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.