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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon (January 7, 2019)

Location:  Countrywide Event:  In light of recent anti-government activity, the U.S. Embassy has requested that Embassy personnel restrict their movements to the area north of Léon-Mba International Airport from dusk tonight until dawn tomorrow.  Embassy personnel and their families are advised to continue to exercise increased caution tomorrow by avoiding the downtown area and limiting ...
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Security Alert U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon

Location: Gabon Event: Possible anti-government military activity underway. According to media reports, possible anti-government military activity is underway in Gabon.  There are reports of shots being fired at multiple locations in the city.  Travel within Libreville is limited, with checkpoints in Sabliere, on the road in front of the airport, and other locations throughout the ...
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Security Alert U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon release date

Location: Gabon Event: Possible anti-government activity. Following media reports of anti-government activity and gunshots fired in Libreville early this morning, the Embassy has advised the family members of U.S. citizen employees and local staff members to remain in their homes today.  Out of an abundance of caution as we further assess the situation, the Embassy ...
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Security Alert U.S. Embassy Libreville, Gabon release date

Location: Gabon Event: Possible anti-government military activity underway. According to media reports, possible anti-government military activity is underway in Gabon.  There are reports of shots being fired at multiple locations in the city.  Travel within Libreville is limited, with checkpoints in Sabliere, on the road in front of the airport, and other locations throughout the ...
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