Demonstration Alert: Protest at CA-5

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Location: CA-5

Event: A protest is scheduled on CA-5, approximately 2 miles south of Comayagua and near Palmerola Airport, starting as early as 5 am on Monday, March 28 by cargo transportation drivers.

The drivers may use their vehicles to block the traffic in both lanes, including access to the Palmerola Airport.  Only emergency vehicles will be permitted to pass through while the protest is ongoing.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area and are reminded to maintain awareness of their surroundings as even peaceful demonstrations may turn violent with little or no notice.

Actions to Take: 

  • Avoid travel to Comayagua via CA-5.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.