Event: The U.S. Embassy is aware of reports of protests, violence, and civil unrest in and around the city of Gondar.
U.S. Embassy personnel are advised to avoid travel to Gondar.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid travel to Gondar.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- If you are already in Gondar, seek secure shelter.
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Notify friends and family of your safety.
- U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251-111-306-911 or 011-130-6000 (after hours)
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Ethiopia Country Information
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