This is an updated demonstration alert for U.S. Embassy Algiers, Algeria.
Event: Activity between protesters and police has subsided with only sporadic, peaceful gatherings now reported in Algiers.
Actions to take:
* Continue to exercise personal security awareness and avoid the areas affected by today’s protests.
* Avoid crowds and be aware of your surroundings.
For other general information:
Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
Contact the U.S. Embassy in Algeria, located at 5 Chemin Cheikh Bachir El-Ibrahimi (former Chemin Beaurepaire) in the El Biar district of Algiers, at Telephone +213 (0) 770-08-2000, available 0800-1700 Sunday-Thursday. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +213 (0) 770-08-2000.