Security Alert: Potential for Continued Unrest

 Security Alert: Potential for Continued Unrest (10 November 2020)

Location:  Cote d’Ivoire

Event:  The security situation throughout Cote d’Ivoire remains fluid in the post-election period with the possibility of unrest and/or intercommunal clashes around the country.  Supporters of the political opposition, the current government, and/or others may call for further demonstrations, some of which could turn violent. 

The restrictions on U.S. government non-essential, in-country travel outside of Abidjan and Grand Bassam have been extended through November 17, 2020.   

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.