Alert – Demonstration on Cipriani Blvd

Location: Cipriani Boulevard and Queen’s Park West – near the U.S. Embassy 

Event: Please be advised that a peaceful protest of approximately 90 members of the Oil Workers Trade Union is currently being conducted on Cipriani BLVD and Queen’s Park West opposite the Republic bank Credit Center. Thus far, there is no police presence. This is the third protest within one week. It is important to remember that peaceful protests can become violent without warning.   

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of the demonstration (by vehicle and walking)
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of the protest
  • Monitor local media for updates

For Assistance:

The U.S. Embassy is located at at 15 Queen’s Park West,

Port of Spain and can be reached at 868 622 6371

State Department – Consular Affairs (888)407-4747 or (202)501-4444

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