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Demonstration Alert: Potential Demonstrations and Transportation Disruptions
U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru – November 22, 2022
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November 22, 2022

Location:

Lima and Cusco, Peru

Event:

Numerous upcoming demonstrations by members of the transportation and agrarian industries have been announced.

These demonstrations will likely affect access to sites such as Machu Picchu and traffic in Lima/Callao.

Train service between Cusco and Ollantaytambo is expected to be disrupted November 23, 2022.

A demonstration organized by members of the Ministry of Culture in Cusco is scheduled for November 28, 2022.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Follow traffic police instructions.
  • Comply with instructions from the Peruvian National Police and local authorities.
  • Register in STEP (https://step.state.gov/) to receive alerts and messaging from the U.S. Embassy in Lima.

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