Location: Colombia, countrywide
Event: A nationwide referendum on anti-corruption measures will take place throughout Colombia on Sunday, August 26, 2018. There is the potential for demonstrations, traffic disruptions, and visible police presence during the campaigns leading up to the referendum. There will be road closures throughout Bogota and other major cities on August 26. Alcohol sales will be restricted and ciclovia may be canceled in some cities.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid demonstrations.
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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