Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire (October 2, 2018)
Location: Cocody, Abidjan on Boulevard de France, south of the United States Embassy
Event: Demonstrators are setting fires, blocking intersections and moving from the north through the Boulevard de France roundabout, closest to the United States Embassy.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
- U.S. Embassy Abidjan
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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