Location: Rabat near the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium.
Event: A soccer match will take place between two rival Moroccan teams at Rabat’s Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium at 1930 tonight. This will be a high-profile game. The stadium is located next to the Rabat Zoo and adjacent to the Hay Riad neighborhood.
Large crowds and heavy traffic, as well as street closures, could result in significant congestion and delays in the area. In the past, these teams’ fans have engaged in unruly behavior and attacked one another. It is safest to avoid the area around Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium and nearby roadways.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for updates
- Avoid crowds
- Keep a low profile
- Be aware of your surroundings
- U.S. Embassy in Rabat
- U.S. Consulate General in Casablanca
0661-13-19-39 (after hours)
- State Department – Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444
- Morocco Country Information Page
- Morocco COVID-19 Page
- Morocco Travel Advisory
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