Location: Libreville, Gabon
Event: The U.S. Embassy in Libreville has received reports of robberies involving weapons over the past month in the Battery IV neighborhood and on the Bord de Mer.
Actions to Take:
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Do not display signs of wealth, such as wearing expensive jewelry or watches.
- Be vigilant when visiting banks or ATMs.
- Use caution when walking or driving at night.
- Do not physically resist any robbery attempt.
- Review your personal security plans.
U.S. Embassy, Libreville, Gabon
+241 01 45 71 00
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Gabon Country Information: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/Gabon.html
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