February 7, 2018
Location: Conakry and outlying regions of Guinea including, but not limited to, the following:
- Rue le Prince between Bambetto and Hamdalleye circles
Event: Sporadic violent demonstrations stemming from local elections held on February 4. Roads are temporarily blocked and demonstrators are throwing rocks at drivers.
Actions to take:
- Avoid the area around Bambeto Circle
- Avoid demonstrations
- Avoid crowds
- Be aware of your surroundings
- Review your personal security plans
- Monitor local media for updates
- U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea – +(224) 655-10-4000, +(224) 657-10-4311 (after hours), ConConakry@state.gov
- State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Guinea Country Information
- Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates
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