Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota

Location: Bogota, Colombia

Event: Current Demonstrations near the U.S. Embassy (June 15, 2020)

The U.S. Embassy is tracking ongoing protests outside the U.S. Embassy along Avenidas Esperanza and El Dorado. Clashes with police and violent demonstrations have been reported. The U.S. Embassy recommends that all personnel avoid the area of the Embassy at this time. U.S. Embassy is located at: Carrera 45 N. 24B-27 Bogota.

The Embassy will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as necessary.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates on demonstrations and security conditions.
  • Exercise caution near large gatherings or protests.
  • Plan alternative travel routes or remain in place is planned travel is inhibited.