Ongoing Demonstration

Sep 5, 2020

On 4 September 2020, the U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa warned of an ongoing demonstration occurring near the Rwandan Embassy in the capital city of Kinshasa, which reads in part as follows:

“Location: Embassy of Rwanda (3642 Blvd Du 30 Juin) near intersection of Ave Lukusa and Ave Kolwezi, Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

“Event: There is an ongoing demonstration near the Rwandan Embassy. Police are responding and there are reports of tear gas used. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area, including nearby areas on Blvd du 30 Juin and Ave de la Justice.”

The full text of the Demonstration Alert can be read here.

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