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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Bogota – Planned Anti-U.S. Protest at the U.S. Embassy on October 24, 2023
October 23, 2023

Location: Bogota: U.S. Embassy and, Embassy of Israel

Event: The Embassy is monitoring calls for an anti-U.S. protest on October 24, 2023.  Demonstrators are expected to gather at the U.S. Embassy at 10:00 am and then march to the Embassy of Israel.

The Embassy advises U.S. citizens to avoid areas around demonstrations/protests/marches whenever possible and exercise caution when in the vicinity of large gatherings as even peaceful demonstrations have the potential to turn violent without any warning.  If you require assistance, please contact us at the phone number and/or email provided below.

Actions to Take:  

    • Avoid protest areas.
    • Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
    • Monitor local media for updates.
    • Exercise vigilance.
    • Be aware of your surroundings.
    • Plan for alternative travel routes.