Samoa’s Parliament is scheduled to convene on Tuesday, September 14 and there may be associated marches or demonstrations. U.S. citizens in Samoa are advised to avoid the area around Parliament House on September 14.
Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. U.S. citizens in Samoa should avoid areas where demonstrations are taking place and exercise caution when in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations. We recommend that U.S. citizens monitor local media for updates and remain aware of your surroundings.
U.S. Embassy Apia
+(685) 21631 press 0 for the operator or extension 2222
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Samoa Country Information
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