Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Athens, Greece (April 3, 2018)
Location: Announced gathering point is U.S. Embassy Athens, Greece with a march to the Israeli Embassy.
Event: A demonstration is expected to take place on April 3, 2018, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Greek leftist groups and Palestinians living in Greece intend protest U.S. policy on Palestine.
U.S. government personnel have been advised to depart the U.S. Embassy by 5:00 p.m. or to stay within the Embassy buildings during the demonstration.
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
+(30) 210-720-2490 (after hours)
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Greece Country Information
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