Juba, 07 November 2017; The embassy of United State on Tuesday released statement urged its citizens in Juba and elsewhere in the country to observe precaution and refrain from unnecessary travel.
"The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that in light of recent political events in Juba, the Embassy has reviewed its security situation. Although there is an increased military presence in a number of locations, the security situation in Juba is unchanged. The Embassy is fully operational. Embassy personnel are urged to continue to observe precautions when moving about the city and to refrain from unnecessary travel"
The embassy further urged US citizen and embassy personnel to review their personal security plan and remain aware of their surroundings. "Review your personal security plans, remain aware of your surroundings, including local events, and monitor local news stations for updates. Be vigilant and take appropriate steps to enhance your personal security"
The situation is very tense since Friday last week, some residents of Juba tried to leave the boiling city while some people stop sending their children to school with fear violate will erupt at any moment.