Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Vilnius, Lithuania (October 19, 2023)
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania.
Events: A demonstration will be held in support of the Palestinian people on Thursday, October 19 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., beginning at Cathedral Square, moving west on Gedimino pr., and concluding at Kudirkos Square, Gedimino pr. 11. A separate demonstration in support of Israel is pending government approval to be held on Friday, October 20 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Rotuse Town Hall Square.
Actions to Take:
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Maintain an appropriate level of personal security awareness.
- Monitor local media for updates.
U.S. Embassy Vilnius, Lithuania
Akmenu g. 6
Telephone: +(370) (5) 266-5600
Emergency After-Hours Telephone: +(370) (5) 266 5500
U.S. Department of State – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444
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