Political Rally – U. S. Embassy Antananarivo, Madagascar

Location: Downtown Antananarivo specifically Ambohijatovo.

Event: A political rally will gather at downtiwn Antananarivo specifcially Ambohijatovo on Saturday, November 10 beginning at 12:00pm to 6:00pm.  Riot police may interrupt or engage the rally participants. U.S. citizens are strongly advised to avoid this area.

Embassy personnel have been required to avoid downtown Antananarivo during this time.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of downtown Antananarivo specifically 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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