Event: Host country security and law enforcement will likely have an increased presence before and after the announcement of the elections results in the coming weeks. It is possible that large crowds could gather at government venues. U.S. government personnel have been advised to take precautions to prepare for any unexpected disruptions to their normal routine.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid large gatherings and demonstrations, as even peaceful demonstrations may quickly turn violent.
- Monitor local radio or television reports for up to date information.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- U.S. Embassy Georgetown, Guyana
+(592) 623-1992 (after hours)
U.S. Embassy web page
- State Department – – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Guyana Country Information
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