Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure and Travel Restrictions

Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure and Travel Restrictions (28 October, 2020)

Location:  Cote d’Ivoire 

Event:  The U.S. Embassy will be closed on October 29, 2020 in observance of Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday (Maouloud) and will re-open on October 30, 2020.  

Effective October 29, 2020, non-essential travel by U.S. government personnel is restricted outside of Abidjan until November 7, 2020.  

Actions to Take:

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

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