Location: Palais du Peuple (Lingwala), Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: There are reports of planned protest activity at around 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 12, at the Palais du Peuple, in the Lingwala area of Kinshasa. Protest activity may not be limited to this area or time.
Actions to take:
- Avoid the area.
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates.
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