Demonstrations expected to take place on Monday August 6, 2018 at 18:00 pm

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay (August 6, 2018)

Location: Asuncion, Paraguay

Event:  Demonstrations are expected to take place on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 18:00 in front of Congress at the Plaza de Armas located at El Paraguayo Independiente Avenue between Jejui and Manduvira cross streets. The group intends to protest alleged government corruption.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.


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