Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Luanda, Angola

Location: Luanda – Starting in Largo das Escolas and ending in Cidadela Desportiva.

Event: March to highlight the sexual violence against minors, Saturday March 4, 2023 at 7:00.

The march is expected to be nonviolent. Plan for blocked streets and higher than normal traffic in that area.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Do not display signs of wealth, such as wearing expensive jewelry or watches.
  • Make contingency plans to leave.
  • Review your personal security plans.


U.S. Embassy Luanda, Angola
+ (244) 222-64-1000

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

Angola Country Information

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