Large Gathering Alert – U. S. Embassy Antananarivo, Madagascar (April 21, 2018)
Location: Downtown and surrounding neighborhoods of City Hall in Analakely, Antananarivo
Event: Following four deaths during today’s events, a public wake will be held for the victims at City Hall starting at 10:00 am tomorrow. U.S. citizens are strongly advised to avoid the area through the weekend.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid Analakely and the surrounding areas in downtown Antananarivo of Soarano, Behoririka, Tsaralalana, Ambodifilao, Ambatomena, Andohan’Analakely, and Ambohijatovo.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Review your personal security plans.
- Keep a low profile
U.S. Embassy Antananarivo, Madagascar
(261) 20 23 48000/01
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Madagascar Country Information
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