Location: Lima, Peru
Event: The Workers General Confederation of Peru (CGTP) has called for a march in Lima, Peru starting at approximately 4:00 p.m. on the afternoon of August 22, 2019 . Demonstrations are planned to begin in two places. One group will start in the area of Parque Kennedy, in the district of Miraflores, and another group will start at the Plaza Dos de Mayo, in Central Lima. Both groups are scheduled to move to the area of Parque El Olivar in the district of San Isidro.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor the Embassy webpage and the American Citizen Services (ACS) Facebook page for updates.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid the area along the route of demonstrations.
- Be aware of your surroundings and keep a low profile.
- Do not participate or resist if you come in contact with demonstrators.
- Keep friends and family informed of your safety.
U.S. Consular Agency, Cusco:
Avenida El Sol 449 Office #201
Phone: +51 84 231-474
Fax: +51 84 245-102
State Department – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444