Routine message – U.S. Embassy Bujumbura – Burundi November 22, 2019

Location:  Bujumbura Event:  Earlier today the Major of Bujumbura issued an announcement via national radio and television that all bars are to close at 9:00 p.m. This early closure may remain in effect for the foreseeable future. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi During business hours: +257 22 20 7000 After hours: +257 22 20 7318 …

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United States Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi October 24, 2019

Location: Near Kibira National Park forest in Bubanza province Event:  Over the past two days there have been press reports of an armed clash that occurred on October 22 in and/or near Kibira National Park forest in Bubanza province that resulted in injuries and deaths. The U.S. Embassy has no information about any specific threat related …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi August 14, 2019

Location: Bujumbura, from the CNDD-FDD headquarters to Place de l ’Indépendance Event:  A planned march will be held in downtown Bujumbura on Saturday, August 17 in celebration of Imbonerakure Day. The march is expected to start around 9:00 a.m. at the CNDD-FDD headquarters off of Route-1 and end at Place de l’Indépendance at approximately noon.  The …

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Notice Regarding Social Security Services

United States Embassy Bujumbura, Burundi Information Message for U.S. Citizens: Notice Regarding Social Security Services   October 23, 2017   The Social Security Administration (SSA) has consolidated its overseas operations into several regional offices that provide a full range of SSA services for U.S. citizens residing outside of the United States.  Effective October 1, 2017, individuals …

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