Demonstration Alert for February 14: U. S. Consulate General Cape Town, South Africa

Demonstration Alert: U. S. Consulate General Cape Town, South Africa (February 14, 2020)

Location:  Near the Steenberg Road entrance gate, U.S. Consulate General, Cape Town

Event:  On Friday, February 14 between 11:00am and 12:00pm, a group plans to hold a demonstration outside the Steenberg Road entrance gate. Although local police will be present, disruptions to motor vehicle and pedestrian traffic are likely in the vicinity of the demonstration.

The Consulate General will be open during normal business hours.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.