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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Lilongwe (July 10, 2019)

Location:  Nationwide  Event: The U.S. Embassy Lilongwe has received reports of potential vigils in vicinity of Area 3 Police Station and Maula Prison in Area 6.  U.S. Embassy personnel are being advised to avoid these areas.  Embassy travel outside of Lilongwe is permitted with security office approval through Friday, July 12. Past protests have been predominantly peaceful, ...
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Alert: Nationwide Demonstrations Update

Alert: Nationwide Demonstrations Update – July 7 Event: During last week’s demonstrations, organizers called for protests to resume on Monday, July 8.  At this time, the U.S. Embassy has recommended mission personnel avoid non-essential travel on Monday. Due to skirmishes and looting associated with ongoing protests, all U.S. Embassy personnel are advised to avoid public gatherings as the security ...
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Alert: Nationwide Demonstrations Update

Alert – U.S. Embassy Lilongwe July 6, 2019 Event: As of this morning, July 6, the situation in Lilongwe appears stable.  However, this is subject to change with little notice.  The U.S. Embassy anticipates demonstrations to resume throughout the country on Monday, July 8. In preparation of the anticipated demonstrations, essential travel within Lilongwe is authorized for Embassy ...
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