Location: Martyrs Monument in Ouaga 2000, Ouagadougou
Event: There is a potential demonstration planned for August 21, 2021, starting at 8:30am at the Martyrs Monument in Ouaga 2000. Due to the National Mourning decreed by the President, the demonstration may not occur or be rescheduled for Sunday, August 22, 2021.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid large crowds.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
(226) 25 49 53 00
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444