Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Managua (April 12, 2018)

Location: Announced gathering point is in Managua around UNI university and to continue in the areas around UCA university, Plaza Inter Rotunda, and the National Assembly.

Event: Demonstrations expected to take place today, April 12, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Participants intend to organize in response to the on-going forest fire in the Indio Maiz Nature Reserve. This event could impact traffic in these areas.

Actions to Take:
• Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
• Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
• Monitor local media for updates.
• Keep a low profile.

Assistance:

  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444