Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Athens, Greece (April 14, 2018)

Locations: Syntagma Square to the U.S. Embassy Athens

Event: Greek leftist and anti-war groups plan to protest U.S. action in Syria with a march to the US Embassy starting at 1800, April 14, 2018. U.S. government personnel have been advised to avoid the area.

Actions to Take:

-Avoid the area of the demonstration
-Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
-Monitor local media for updates
-Keep a low profile


U.S. Embassy Athens, Greece
+(30) 210-720-2414
+(30) 210-720-2490 (after hours)

U. S. Consulate General, Thessaloniki
+(30) 230-376-300

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Greece Country Information

Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter