Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy, Ezulwini, Eswatini

 

Locations:  Manzini

Event:  Beginning at 9:00 AM on Friday, April 12, 2019, the Swazi Democratic Party (SWADEPA) and other groups are planning a march through Manzini City Center, from Somhlolo Jubilee Park to Manzini Bus Rank.  U.S. Embassy personnel have been advised to avoid areas of demonstrations and to exercise caution if in the area of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of demonstrations, knowing that a potential for violence exists.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Exercise extra caution, and consider leaving the area, if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

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