Demonstration Alert: Agricultural Union Protests – U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru (April 21, 2022)

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru  
Locations:

  • Plaza Dos de Mayo, Lima Central, Lima
  • Congress, Lima Central, Lima

Event: Agricultural Union Protests (April 21, 2022)

Protests are expected today, Thursday, April 21, starting at 10:00 a.m. in downtown Lima in the vicinity of Plaza Dos de Mayo.  Agricultural unions are expected to protest and relocate west to Congress.  Traffic congestion, disruptions, and heavy police presence are anticipated.  Please avoid these areas.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Refer to our website for the latest Alerts and Messages for U.S. citizens: https://pe.usembassy.gov/

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