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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic (December 21, 2019)

Location:  Bangui Event:  According to press reports, a political rally is scheduled to take place in the “Boeing” neighborhood southwest of the Bangui International Airport on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 1400 hrs. Actions to Take: The Embassy advises U.S. citizens to avoid non-essential movements and areas where crowds have gathered as even peaceful demonstrations ...
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Central African Republic (CAR) — Travel Advisory — Level 4: Do Not Travel

Do not travel to Central African Republic (CAR) due to crime, civil unrest, and kidnapping. Country Summary: Violent crime such as armed robbery, assault, sexual assault, carjacking, and homicide is common throughout the country.  Large areas of the country are controlled by armed groups fighting for control of territory.  They regularly commit serious crimes, such ...
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U.S. Ambassador Responds to Flooding Disaster in CAR with Emergency Humanitarian Aid for Affected Communities

U.S. Embassy, Central African Republic Press Release November 21, 2019 U.S. Ambassador Responds to Flooding Disaster in CAR with Emergency Humanitarian Aid for Affected Communities BANGUI – In response to the flooding disaster in the Central African Republic (CAR), United States Ambassador Lucy Tamlyn has requested USAID’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance provide $100,000 ...
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United States Gives $50 million in emergency food aid to Central Africans

U.S. Embassy, Central African Republic Press Release October 16, 2019 BANGUI – In order to provide life-saving humanitarian support to food insecure persons in the Central African Republic, the United States government gave $50 million (CFA 29.885.500.000) in emergency food aid to CAR in fiscal year 2019. This contribution came from the United States Agency ...
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