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July 29, 2021

Demonstration Alert – March in N’Djamena, Chad (July 28, 2021)

Location: N’Djamena, Chad

Event:  The Chadian Ministry of Public Security and Immigration approved a march to take place in N’Djamena on Thursday, July 29, 2021, starting at 6:00 a.m.  The march is expected to begin at Rond-Point Hamama and end at the Palais du 15 Janvier.

Normal traffic may be disrupted during the march.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid areas where demonstrations are taking place.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings and demonstrations
  • Avoid areas where gunfire is taking place.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Chagoua Round Point.
  • Telephone +235 22-51-50-17.
  • After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 66-62-21-00 or +235 22-51-50-17.
  • NdjamenaACS@state.gov
  • State Department – Consular Affairs -­­ 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
  • Chad Country Information
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