USNS Mercy, Pacific Partnership Mission Arrive in Bengkulu

BENGKULU, Indonesia – U.S. and partner nation service members participating in Pacific Partnership 2018 arrived in Bengkulu, Indonesia aboard the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) March 29. The mission in Bengkulu will continue through April 12 and will feature mission personnel working side-by-side with Indonesian medical professionals, participating in civil engineering projects, …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled Near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Reports indicate that approximately 500 protesters may hold a demonstration near the U.S. Consulate General on Friday, December 22 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.  Following the demonstration at the U.S. Consulate General, the group plans to proceed to the Grahadi Building in …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled Near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Police contacts have informed the U.S. Consulate General of a planned demonstration on Tuesday, December 19, of up to 1000 members of a coalition of student groups to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The group will gather at the Surabaya Zoo from 10:00 a.m. and is expected to arrive …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Public Demonstrations at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia

The U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Indonesia informs U.S. citizens that political and religious organizers are planning demonstrations to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia.  We urge U.S. citizens to avoid areas of demonstrations.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Scheduled near the U.S. Consulate General Surabaya

Reports indicate that up to 1,000 supporters of Solidaritas Umat Islam Bersatu Surabaya (SOIB) may hold a demonstration near the U.S. Consulate General on Friday, December 15, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.  The Consulate General expects a large police presence in the …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Public Demonstrations at U.S. Diplomatic Facilities in Indonesia

The U.S. Embassy is aware that there are planned demonstrations, most of which are in the vicinity of several U.S. government diplomatic facilities in Indonesia, to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Demonstrations have the potential to become violent. We urge U.S. citizens to avoid all protests, especially those in …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Possible Demonstrations at U.S Embassy Jakarta and Consulate General in Surabaya

December 8, 2017 Possible Demonstrations at U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya Reports indicate that up to 500 participants may demonstrate at the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta and up to 3,000 participants may demonstrate at the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya at about 1:00 p.m. (after mid-day prayers) on Friday, December …

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