Location: Goma, North Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Event: There are reports of a potential attack in Goma. There is increased security presence throughout the city. U.S. government personnel in the area have been advised to shelter in place.
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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