Location: Various neighborhoods throughout Dakar, Senegal, including:
- Universite Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD)
Event: Planned demonstrations are expected to take place over the next several days, with the possibility of additional spontaneous demonstrations. The demonstrators intend to protest in response to increased political tensions. Demonstrations may occur on major roadways in and around the areas mentioned above, resulting in increased traffic delays. The Government of Senegal is providing police presence when demonstrations occur.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid VDN, FANN, UCAD and Plateau.
- Avoid crowds.
- Avoid demonstrations.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Dakar, Senegal
Route Des Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Senegal Country Information
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