Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota

Location: Bogota, U.S. Embassy (Carrera 45 No. 24B-27)

Event: A demonstration regarding Venezuela is scheduled to take place today, Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. outside the U.S. Embassy in Bogota.  The Colombian National Police expect between 100 and 500 protestors.  U.S. citizens may encounter heavy police presence and significant traffic delays in the vicinity of the Embassy.

Actions to Take:     

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid demonstrations.


U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia
Tel. +57-1-275-2000
After-hours emergencies +57-1-275-4021

U.S. Consular Agency, Barranquilla

State Department – Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444

Colombia Country Information
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