Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Jakarta

Location: U.S. Embassy Jakarta

Event: There is a demonstration scheduled at the Indonesian National Monument, proximate to the U.S. Embassy Jakarta on Sunday, November 5, 2023 beginning at 6:00 am. While we do not anticipate any threat of violence from the protest, protest activity may result in enhanced police presence, road closures, and traffic disruptions.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid areas around protests and demonstrations.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Become familiar with alternate routes to common destinations and plan to avoid traffic disruptions.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive information and alerts and make it easier to locate you in an emergency overseas.
  • Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter and visit

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