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Demonstration Alert: State of Emergency Extension
U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru – February 14, 2023
February 14, 2023


Lima, Peru


The Peruvian government has declared a 30-day extension to the state of emergency currently in effect in Lima, the Province of Callao, and on the Pan-American South, Pan-American North, and Central highways.  Please follow all relevant instructions from the government or law enforcement individuals.

For emergencies involving American citizens in Peru, please email at LimaACS@state.gov or call +51-1-618-2000.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
  • Do not interfere with roadblocks
  • Comply with instructions from the Peruvian National Police and local authorities.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Enroll in STEP to receive alerts and messaging from the U.S. Embassy in Lima.

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