Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Vilnius, Lithuania

Demonstration Alert 

Location:  Vilnius – U.S. Embassy, Akmenu g. 6

Event: There is a demonstration by a Polish minority group planned for April 26, in front of the U.S. Embassy on Akmenu g. 6 street.  The protest is scheduled to take place between 1600-1700 hours.  The number of expected participants is around 150 persons.  The event is expected to be orderly and peaceful; however, there will be extra police presence to ensure everyone’s safety. 

Actions to Take with Protests:

  • 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: