Location: Masina Commune, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
Event: Protests are planned for Saturday morning (April 24) at Place Pascal in the commune of Masina. There is police presence in the area. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.
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).
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