Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina – January 20, 2018

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

  • Palermo

Event:  Demonstrations expected to take place near the U.S. Embassy on January 20 beginning at 3 p.m. as part of the Women’s March movement.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid those areas during the late afternoon and evening hours.

Actions to Take:

  • 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


  • S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

(54-11) 5777-4533

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

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444