Location: ISP, Ave Pere Boka near Ave de la Justice, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: There are reports of a demonstration near ISP Gombe on Ave. Pere Boka near Ave. de la Justice. There is a heavy police presence and reports of burning tires. Additionally, there are reports of continued demonstrations at the market on Commerce Avenue and at the Palais du Peuple.
Actions to take:
- Avoid the area.
- 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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