Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Events: The U.S. Embassy is aware of the following planned demonstrations for tomorrow (Tuesday, August 9, 2022):
- A group planning to protest near Fort Railway Station at 10:00 a.m.
- A group of several thousand planning to march from Victoria Park to Independence Square at 3:00 p.m. The protest may cause congested roads in Colombo 07.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid areas of rallies or demonstrations.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
U.S. Embassy – Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 77-725-8500 Phone
+94 77-725-6307 Phone (after hours)
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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