Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Paramaribo

Location: Paramaribo, Suriname

Event: Protest at Suriname Ministry of Health April 20, 2023

The Suriname Police Force (KPS) has has reported that a protest is currently happening at the Ministry of Health on the Henck Aaronstraat. The protest consists of approximately 200-300 people and is reported to be a peaceful protest. Police have closed part of the road to traffic. The Embassy recommends individuals consider alternate routes and to follow all traffic rules and regulations.

U.S. Embassy Paramaribo, Suriname
Kristalstraat 165, Paramaribo, Suriname
+597 556 700
+597 710-1112 (after 4 PM weekdays; or on holidays or weekends)
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Suriname Country Information
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