Location: University of Kinshasa and surrounding areas, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: There are reports of planned protest activity for Monday (July 26) near the University of Kinshsa in the Lemba area of Kinshasa. Protest activity may affect surrounding areas. Be alert, remain aware of your surroundings, and avoid affected areas, if possible. Heavy traffic conditions and a heightened police presence can be expected.
Actions to take:
- Avoid the area.
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates.
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