Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru (November 12, 2020)

Location: Multiple locations in Lima and throughout Peru

Event: Due to recent political events involving the impeachment of President Vizcarra, marches and protests are planned for the evening hours today ​beginning at 4 pm and are likely to occur over the next few days throughout ​Lima and Peru. Demonstrations are likely to cause traffic congestion in and around the areas where protesters are gathered.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid crowds
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Keep a low profile
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Allow extra travel time

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