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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Belgrade, Serbia (September 17, 2022)
September 17, 2022

Location: Central Belgrade

Event: EuroPride and Anti-EuroPride

Police presence in downtown Belgrade has increased significantly as we approach the start of EuroPride parade at 17:00.  The U.S. Embassy has received reports of clashes between counter-protesters and police around the area of St Marko Church and several arrests have been made.  Please remain vigilant if out in Belgrade today.

Actions to Take:

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • If you see a disturbance or unruly crowd, move away from the activity.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists.
  • Avoid counter-demonstrations.
  • Please consider this detailed security advice from EuroPride:  https://europride2022.com/tourist/safety

For U.S. Citizen Assistance:

Primary Proposed EuroPride Locations:

Location of Churches Where anti-EuroPride Groups Plan to Gather:

Red Bull Formula 1 Showrun Belgrade: