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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Bogota – National University Student Demonstration on Calle 26, October 10, 2023
October 10, 2023

Location: Bogota 

Event: The Embassy is monitoring reports of student demonstrators on Calle 26 using the Transmilenio lane West to East.  The demonstration is expected to continue in the direction of the Museo Nacional at Cra. 7 with Calle 28.  The Embassy advises U.S. citizens to avoid the areas around demonstrations, protests, marches.  

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.