Security Alert: Goma, North Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

Location: Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Event: There are ongoing demonstrations in Goma, North Kivu province, that include reports of violence against United Nations facilities and personnel. These demonstrations may continue in the coming days and could spread to other locations in the DRC.

Actions to Take:

  • Exercise extreme caution and defer travel in and through Goma.
  • Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.