Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria (November 6, 2019)

Location: U.S. Embassy Pretoria

Event:  A demonstration is expected outside the U.S. Embassy in Pretoria on Thursday, November 7, 2019, from 9:45 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.  The group intends to protest against U.S. policy.  Although local police will be present, disruptions to motor vehicle and pedestrian traffic are likely in the vicinity of the protest.

Embassy staff have been advised to avoid the Embassy front visitors parking area.

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.