Location: Guatemala City
Event: According to media reports, veterans of Guatemala’s armed forces will hold a demonstration at the Casa Presidencial, Zone 1, Guatemala City tomorrow, Tuesday February 23, 2021, starting at 6:00 am.
There is potential for protests and roadblocks in other municipalities in Guatemala. The timing, size and duration of planned demonstrations can change.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid affected areas, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.
- Review your personal security plans and remain aware of your surroundings, including local events.
- Monitor local news for updates.
- Maintain a high-level of vigilance, take appropriate steps to enhance your personal security and follow instructions of local authorities.
U.S. Embassy Guatemala City https://gt.usembassy.gov/
Tel. (502) 2326-4000
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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