Demonstration Alert: Regional Strike in Cusco – U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru (April 13, 2022)

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

  • Cusco City
  • Machu Picchu

Event: Regional Strike in Cusco (April 13, 2022) 

In Cusco, a regional strike of agricultural unions and social organizations is planned for Monday, April 18 and Tuesday, April 19. Roadblocks, traffic congestion, and disruptions to train service are expected within the city and along the main routes to and from Machu Picchu.

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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