Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Thessaloniki (May 17, 2018)
Location: Announced gathering point is Venizelos statue (78, Egnatia St.) followed by a march to the U.S. Consulate General
Event: A demonstration protesting the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel is expected to take place May 17, starting at 7:00 p.m.
Actions to Take:
- Keep a low profile.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Review your personal security plan.
- Avoid the area of the demonstration.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- U.S. Embassy Athens
+(30) 210-720-2490 (after hours)
- U.S. Consulate General, Thessaloniki
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444