Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria (February 3, 2020)

Location: University campuses in South Africa

Event:  There have been reports that student groups are calling for protests and a national shutdown of all universities in South Africa.  The U.S. Embassy recommends extra caution around university campuses and their surrounding areas over the next week.

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.

Assistance: