Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Algiers, Algeria

Location: Throughout Algeria

Event: Demonstrations continue to take place throughout the country. At previous demonstrations, there have been isolated reports of clashes between police and small groups of protestors, and reports of property damage and injuries. U.S. government personnel are advised to limit non-essential movements during and immediately after large demonstrations and to not participate, watch, or remain near demonstrations or areas where they observe acts of criminality.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid large gatherings and rallying points for demonstrations.
  • Monitor media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of protests, even if they appear peaceful.
  • Review personal security plans. For planning resources, go to the following State Department website.

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