Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic (June 27, 2022)

Location:  Bangui

Event:  The U.S. Embassy has received reports there will be politically-motivated protests in Bangui on Tuesday June 28 near the Barthelemy Boganda National Stadium (Stade de 20,000 places) and related political manifestations throughout the week.

Actions to Take:  U.S. citizens should:

  • Avoid visiting or moving through areas where crowds have gathered; demonstrations that appear peaceful can turn violent quickly.
  • Monitor local news;
  • Remain aware of your surroundings and keep a low profile;
  • Review personal security plans, be vigilant, and take appropriate steps to enhance your personal security;
  • Always carry proof of your legal presence in Central African Republic, such as a U.S. passport with visa, or a residency card.

Assistance:   U.S. Embassy Bangui does not provide consular services at this time.  Please contact U.S. Embassy in Yaounde for consular services.

U.S Embassy Yaounde, Cameroon
+237 2 2220-1500 ext. 4341/4023
+237 2 2220-1500 ext. 4531 (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Central African Republic Country Information

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