Location: Vicinity of U.S. Embassy, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: Local police have blocked Boulevard du 30 Juin from the Sozacom building to Avenue des Aviateurs in anticipation of a demonstration. Sections of Dumi, Wagenia, and Enterprise streets in the vicinity of the U.S. Embassy are also blocked. No non-diplomatic vehicular traffic is permitted.
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).
- State Department – Consular Affairs +1 888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444
- Democratic Republic of Congo Country Information
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