U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Ramadan

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that Ramadan celebrations will commence June 6 and last until July 6, 2016.  U.S. Citizens are reminded to exercise caution, be vigilant, and avoid large crowds whenever possible.

The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to review and follow the guidance in the Travel Warning for Chad, and remain alert for potentially dangerous situations.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.  You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.

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