Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

(June 2, 2020)

Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Buenos Aires, Argentina:

  • Microcenter

Event: A demonstration regarding the ongoing situation in Minneapolis and other U.S. cities is planned for this afternoon, June 2.  The demonstration will originate at the Obelisco before making its way to the American Chamber of Commerce.  The demonstration will begin around 2:30 p.m. and the duration is unknown.

The U.S. Embassy reminds that even peaceful demonstrations have the potential to become confrontational and violent without warning.

Standard Recommended Actions:  

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations
  • Exercise caution in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Keep a low profile

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

(54-11) 5777-4533

(54-11) 5777-4354 (after hours)

BuenosAires-ACS@state.gov

https://ar.usembassy.gov/

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444