Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Belgrade, Serbia

Location: Belgrade, Serbia

Event: A demonstration is expected to take place today, Tuesday June 11, or tomorrow, Wednesday June 12 beginning at 9:00PM near the U.S. Embassy.  The demonstration is organized by “Gerila,” led by Dragan Mrdakovic, in protest of the Serbian government’s position on Kosovo.  Protesters plan to light flares near the Embassy.  According to the police, if the protest does not happen tonight, it will happen tomorrow.  The end time for the protest is unknown.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.