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November 17, 2023

Message for U.S. Citizens: Gathering Planned in the Gassi Neighborhood. (November 19, 2023.)

Routine Notice – Gathering Planned in the Gassi Neighborhood.  (November 19, 2023.)

Location: N’Djamena, Chad

Local media reports indicate there will be a large gathering at the Les Transformateurs Headquarters in the Gassi neighborhood of N’Djamena. The event is scheduled for Sunday, May 19th starting at 1500 until 1800. This event has received Government of Chad authorization.  U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, Chad advises U.S. citizens to remain vigilant and maintain good personal security practices.

Embassy will continue to evaluate the security situation and provide updates as appropriate.

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.


  • U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Chagoua Round Point.
  • Telephone: 235 6885 1065
  • After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 63 51 78 00.
  • NdjamenaACS@state.gov
  • State Department – Consular Affairs -­­ 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Chad Country Information

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