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Demonstration Alert: Demonstrations and Embassy Operations
U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru – January 25 2023
January 25, 2023


Lima, Peru


A demonstration is taking place at the U.S. Embassy in Lima.  Demonstrations continue to impact various neighborhoods in Lima and other areas of the country including in Cusco, Puno, and Arequipa.  Avoid any demonstrations. 

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.
  • Register in STEP to receive alerts and messaging from the U.S. Embassy in Lima.

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