Demonstration Alert: Port Louis, Saturday, June 2, 2018

Location: Port Louis, Mauritius

Event: The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens in Mauritius that the Collectif Arc-en-Ciel’s Pride Event at Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis on Saturday, June 2, 2018 has been authorized by the Mauritian police. The Embassy notes reports in the press and on social media that indicate a potential for counter-demonstrations.

Actions to Take:

· Avoid large public gatherings.

· If you choose to attend, exercise caution.

· Remain aware of your local surroundings and keep a low profile.

· Monitor local media for updates.


U.S. Embassy to Mauritius, Seychelles and Réunion

· Tel: + (230) 202-4400 U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

· Tel: +(248) 422-5256 U.S. Consular Agency, Victoria, Seychelles


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