Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria, South Africa

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Pretoria, South Africa (October 9, 2019)

 Location: U.S. Embassy Pretoria

Event:  The Patriot For Minorities group is planning to demonstrate outside the U.S. Embassy in Pretoria on Thursday, October 10, 2019, from 9:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.  Up to 50 demonstrators are expected to gather at the corner of Pretorius and Orient Streets.  Embassy staff have been advised to avoid the Embassy visitors parking area situated at that corner.  Disruptions to motor vehicle and pedestrian traffic are likely in the vicinity of the protest.

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: