Location: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
Event: There are reports of political gatherings planned for Saturday November 14, 2020 in Kinshasa. Groups are expected to form at 08:00 am starting at Place Echangeur in Limete moving toward Triomphal Boulevard in the area of the Palais du Peuple. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the areas if possible.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Be aware of the potential for increased traffic and police presence.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 310 Avenue des Aviateurs, Kinshasa/Gombe, +243 81-556-0151/0152 or +243-972-616-193 (after hours and weekends).
- KinshasaUSCitizen@state.gov or ACSKinshasa@state.gov
- State Department – Consular Affairs +1 888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444
- Democratic Republic of Congo Country Information
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