Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova – July 1, 2018

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova – July 1, 2018 Location:  Chisinau from the Parliament Building on Stefan cel Mare Boulevard to the Democratic Party (PDM) headquarters ( 44/3 Armeneasca St .) and GBS headquarters (1/1 Cantemir St.). Event:  A large demonstration is planned to take place on Sunday, July 1, beginning at 1400.  The group is protesting the ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 25, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 25, 2018) Location: Grigore Vieru Boulevard near the Moldovan Supreme Court Event: A demonstration is currently in progress (June 25, 2018, 17:30). The demonstration is in protest of the invalidation of the recent Chisinau mayoral election. The crowd is currently a few hundred protesters but may increase ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 22, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 22, 2018) Location:   Great National Assembly Square, downtown Chisinau Event:  A large demonstration is planned for Sunday, June 24, beginning at 2:00 p.m.   The demonstration is in protest of the invalidation of the recent Chisinau mayoral election. Since June 20, other, smaller protests have been occurring in the area around ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (June 20, 2018)

Location:  Chisinau City Hall Event:  A demonstration is planned for June 20 beginning at 5:30 p.m.   Additional protests may occur in the coming days. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the demonstrations. Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests. Monitor local media for updates. Expect traffic delays and road ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (April 20, 2018)

Location: Institute of Microbiology in Telecentru on Academei Street and a shopping center near Stefan cel Mare and Ismail streets. Event:  Media report two large structural fires burning in Chisinau.  Both locations are active scenes with emergency responders present. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media for updates. Be aware of your surroundings. ...
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Demonstration Alert-U.S. Embassy Chisinau (March 24-25, 2018)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Chisinau, Moldova: March 24: Stadiums in Chisinau, including at the Megapolis Mall March 25: The Academy of Sciences Ion Creanga University The high school at Gheorghe Asachi on Puskin St. The Circus Event: On March 24, several soccer matches are scheduled ...
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Security Message: Explosion on Mateevici (March 20, 2018)

U.S. Embassy Chisinau has received multiple reports of a possible explosion on Mateevici, near the intersection with Armeneasca.  American citizens are advised to avoid the area. As always, U.S. citizens experiencing an emergency can reach the Consular Section at any time during regular business  hours.  For emergencies outside our regular business hours, please call 022-40-8300 to ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova – January 25, 2018

Location:   Government building on Stefan cel Mare, Chisinau Event:  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration by representatives of the Youth of the Dignity and Truth Platform is scheduled to take place on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at 13:00.  Please expect possible traffic delays and road closures around this time.  Please remember that ...
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Worldwide Caution – December 7, 2017

As part of the Department of State’s continuous efforts to provide U.S. citizens traveling abroad with information about safety and security events, we are updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions, political violence, and criminal activity against U.S. citizens and interests abroad.  This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated September ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Tiraspol, November 11, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a political demonstration is expected to take place in Tiraspol or Bender in the Transnistrian region of Moldova, on Saturday, November 11, at an unknown time. Please remember that even demonstrations and large events intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. Avoid areas of demonstrations, ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations – August 27, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that demonstrations are scheduled to take place in Chisinau on Sunday, August 27, in front of the Parliament building.  Representatives of the Union of Pensioners will gather in the square of the Opera and Ballet Theater “Maria Biesu” at 10:00. They will start the march at Stefan cel Mare Monument, and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations – July 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that demonstrations are scheduled to take place in Chisinau today near the Parliament, Supreme Court, and, possibly, other Moldovan government buildings.  Please expect possible traffic delays and road closures around this time. Please remember that even demonstrations and large events intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations – May 6-7, 2017

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations – May 6-7, 2017 The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration may take place in Central Chisinau this weekend (May 6-7). The areas affected may include the Parliament building and surrounding area. Various groups plan to demonstrate. Please expect possible traffic delays and road closures around this ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel Alert Europe

Travel Alert United States Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs Washington, DC  20520 For travel information, call 888-407-4747. Internet Address:  http://travel.state.gov EUROPE May 1, 2017 The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe.  This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration – May 1, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration may take place in Central Chisinau on Monday, May 1st starting at 10:00 am. The areas affected may include Stefan cel Mare and Grigore Vieru Boulevards. The groups are planning a traditional May 1st march, with one group starting near the circus and another near the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Extreme Weather Conditions

Due to extreme weather conditions, US citizens in Moldova are advised to stay indoors if at all possible until the treacherous walking and driving conditions have cleared. Power lines are down in many areas and heavy branches continue to fall from trees. Routine American Citizen Services are unavailable at the US Embassy in Chisinau today, April ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration

U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova Security Message for U.S. Citizens:  Demonstration – February 3, 2017 The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a planned protest is scheduled to take place tonight, February 3, at 18:00 in front of the Stefan Cel Mare monument in downtown Chisinau.   The group will be demonstrating with the stated purpose of ...
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Demonstrations Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations – December 22, 2016

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the organization, Youth of Moldova (Tinerii Moldovei), is planning a protest on Friday, December 23, at noon near the National Palace (Palatul Republicii) to coincide with the inauguration ceremony of the new Moldovan President. Demonstrations and large events intended to be peaceful can turn violent at any time.  ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: EUROPEAN TRAVEL ALERT

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season.  U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals, events, and outdoor markets.  This Travel Alert expires on February 20, 2017. Credible information indicates the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or Da’esh), ...
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Demonstrations Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration

On Sunday, April 24th beginning at 1200 a protest against the government of Moldova will take place on the Great National Assembly Square.  The protest was organized by the platform Da.  Our Party. Supporters will also attend. Approximately 50,000 people are expected to participate. Traffic on Stefan cel Mare Blvd may be blocked while the protest ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations

Several large protests are taking place in and around central Chisinau, especially near the Parliament building. There have been reports of confrontations between police and protesters. Similar protests may continue in the downtown area; we advise U.S. citizens to avoid these areas. Embassy personnel have been advised to avoid the downtown area and any large ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security in Europe

The U.S. Embassy in Chisinau reminds U.S. citizens that U.S. and European authorities continue to warn of possible terrorist attacks in Europe, citing repeated threats by terror groups.  As we approach the end of 2015, the U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens of our Worldwide Travel Alert that urges travelers to exercise particular caution during the holiday season and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Transnistrian Refugee Movement Protests

Moldovan police have informed U.S. Embassy Chisinau that the Transnistrian Refugee Movement is authorized to protest against bureaucracy and corruption in state institutions from October 4 until December 14.  Up to 200 people are authorized to protest at City Hall, Main Square, Parliament, State Residency, Ministry of Interior, Supreme Court of Justice, and the U.S. ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Recent Events and Continued Heightened Tensions in Ukraine

Due to recent events and continued heightened tensions in Ukraine, the U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. Citizens living in Moldova to practice good personal security habits at all times.  As of February 21, 2014, and until further notice, the Embassy has restricted travel to Ukraine by all U.S. government employees and dependents under Chief of Mission ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: EU Association Agreement Protests

The U.S. Embassy in Chisinau informs U.S. citizens of possible protests throughout Chisinau and the country related to the signing of the Moldovan and European Union Association Agreement, which takes place on June 27, 2014.  Though none of the protests appear to be specifically anti-American, the Embassy would like to advise U.S. citizens living in ...
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