Demonstration Alert: Protests in Tunisia

U.S. citizens in Tunisia are encouraged to review the Department of State travel advisory for Tunisia due to recent demonstrations throughout the country, primarily in downtown Tunis.

The Department of State’s travel advisory for Tunisia recommends that U.S. citizens avoid demonstrations and crowds, monitor local media for breaking events, and be prepared to adjust travel plans.

Actions to Take:

  1. Exercise vigilance in areas where protests have occurred.
  2. Monitor local media for updates.
  3. Be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Tunis, Tunisia

+216-71-107-000 (business hours)

+216-71-107-000 (after hours)

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