Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Event: A small organization has announced plans to protest in front of the U.S. Embassy tomorrow (November 3, 2023) from 1:30 PM due to the ongoing conflict in Gaza. Approximately 15-30 participants are expected to attend.
Even peaceful demonstrations can quickly turn confrontational and escalate into violence. Avoid areas where demonstrations are taking place and exercise caution when in the vicinity of large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.
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
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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