Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Location: The city of Bahir Dar in Amhara.
Event: The Embassy is aware of reports of violence in and around the city of Bahir Dar. Chief of Mission personnel are temporarily prohibited from traveling to Bahir Dar and the Amhara region. Those currently in the region have been advised to shelter in place.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area in and around the city of Bahir Dar
- Seek secure shelter
- Employ sound security practices
- Be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid demonstrations
- Monitor local media for updates