Demonstrations Alert: Marches in N'Djamena and Doba, Chad (May 19, 2021)
Locations: N’Djamena and Doba, Chad
Event: The Chadian Ministry of Public Security and Immigration approved two marches to take place on Thursday, May 20. One march will take place in Doba (Logone Oriental). Another march in N’Djamena is expected to begin at 10 Villas-Palais de 15 Janvier.
The specific times are not known.
Normal traffic may be disrupted during the marches.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid areas where demonstrations are taking place.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings and demonstrations
- Seek shelter when gunfire is taking place.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
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