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Demonstration Alert: Conakry (Guinea), Protests February 9-11

Africa > Guinea

Demonstration Alert - (February 9, 2018)

 

Location: Conakry and outlying regions of Guinea including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Rue le Prince between Bambetto and Hamdalleye circles
  • Bonfi
  • Dixinn

Event: Sporadic violent demonstrations stemming from recent local elections.

Actions to Take:

  • Limit all non-essential travel over the weekend
  • Avoid the area around Bambetto Circle
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Avoid crowds
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Review your personal security plans
  • Monitor local media for updates

 

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea

+(224) 655-10-4000

+(224) 657-10-4311 (after hours)

ConConakry@state.gov

U.S. Embassy Conakry Website

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444