Travel Advisory: Liberia – Level 3: Reconsider Travel
Reconsider travel to Liberia due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution due to upcoming elections and crime.
Check out the Department of State’s COVID-19 page prior to you plan any worldwide travel.
The Centers for Disease Control and Avoidance (CDC) has actually issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notification for Liberia due to COVID-19.
Liberia has resumed airport operations. Company operations have likewise resumed as have schools for grades 6 through twelve. Other improved conditions have been reported within Liberia. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Liberia.
Elections are arranged for December 8, 2020. During the election season frequent presentations and rallies, both planned and spontaneous, are likely, and there is a heightened danger of violence.
Violent criminal offense, such as heist, prevails, particularly in metropolitan locations and on public beaches. Regional cops lack the resources to respond efficiently to severe criminal offenses.
The U.S. federal government is unable to offer emergency situation services to U.S. residents outside higher Monrovia during the night as U.S. civil servant are forbidden from traveling outside the capital or between counties after dark (with the exception of travel to and from Roberts International Airport).
Read the safety and security section on the country information page.
If you choose to take a trip to Liberia:
Last Update: Reissued with updates to the risk indications and updates to U.S. government constraints on workers.
By U.S. Mission Liberia|22 October, 2020|Categories: Alert