2020-08-27: On Thursday (27 August), security forces used tear gas and rubber bullets during riots in the community of Eldorado Park. According to reports, there were protests after the killing of a youth by security forces. The protesters threw stones and bottles. The use of firearms is also reported to have occurred. At least three security forces were injured. Further protests are to be expected.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.