Demonstration Alert – Two potential demonstrations in Belgrade this evening

Location:  Belgrade, Serbia

Event: Two potential demonstrations against the government are expected today, May 9, 2020.  A walking protest is expected to start at 5:00 p.m. from the Presidency building going to the Parliament building and the Government building.  A driving protest through the city is expected to take place from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  The sizes of the potential protests are unknown, but traffic disruption may be possible.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information on COVID-19.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
  • Visit our Embassy webpage on COVID-19 for information on conditions in Serbia.
  • Seek medical care right away if you believe you may have COVID-19 (or similar symptoms) or were exposed to someone who may have COVID-19 in the last six weeks.

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