Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC

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.