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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Lilongwe (July 25, 2019)

Location: Nationwide Event: Demonstrations are planned in several cities and districts throughout Malawi on Thursday, July 25. The U.S. will remain open for normal operations during that time. The Human Rights Defenders Coalition called for mass demonstrations to continue until the Malawi Electoral Commission Chair resigns. Looting and violence have occurred during recent demonstrations throughout Malawi’s major ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Lilongwe – July 11, 2019

Location:  Nationwide Event: The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) called for mass demonstrations to occur every Tuesday and Friday until Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chair Jane Ansah resigns.  Though organizers consistently have called for peaceful protest, looting and violence have occurred during recent demonstrations throughout Malawi’s major cities. The first demonstration is scheduled for Tuesday, July 17.  ...
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