Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Vilnius, Lithuania

Location:  Vilnius – U.S. Embassy

Event:  A demonstration is expected on  Tuesday, December 21, from approximately 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in front of the U.S. Embassy.  The anticipated demonstration may have up to 15 participants seeking U.S. support for ensuring safety and peace in Lithuania.  Additional police patrol units are expected to be present to ensure public safety.

Actions to Take with Demonstrations:

  • Avoid the areas of demonstrations
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Keep a low profile
  • Notify friends and family of your safety
  • Always carry your passport and ID

U.S. citizens may monitor English-language Lithuanian media at the following: