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Security Messages for U.S. Citizens

  • September 11, 2015
    The Embassy recommends that all U.S. citizens exercise caution tomorrow, Saturday September 12, due to celebrations that will be held throughout the country in recognition of the reelection of the President.
  • August 21, 2015

    The U.S. Embassy strongly recommends avoiding the areas where memorial activities for Adolphe Nishimirimana will take place tomorrow morning, specifically the neighborhoods of Kigobe and Kamenge.

  • August 2, 2015

    As a security precaution, the Embassy has advised its mission personnel to minimize movement in the capital of Bujumbura. U.S. citizens in Bujumbura are advised to do the same until further notice.

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