Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Djibouti

February 18, 2021

Location: Hassan Gouled Stadium, Djibouti, Djibouti

Event: A planned political rally in opposition to the 5th mandate is expected to take place in the afternoon of Friday, February 19, 2021 near Hassan Gouled Stadium.  You may encounter traffic delays, blocked roads and see members of the Djiboutian National Police deployed around the area.

Actions to Take: 

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Exercise caution near large gatherings or demonstrations.
  • Plan alternative travel routes or remain in place if planned travel is inhibited.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.