Location: Goma, North Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa has received reports of planned protest activity in Goma, North Kivu Province, on March 30. U.S. government personnel have been asked to shelter in place until further notice.
Actions to take:
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- 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).
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