Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova (May 8, 2019)

Location:  Central Chisinau, Moldova, culminating at the memorial complex “Eternitate”

Event:  Two large marches are expected to take place on Thursday, May 9, beginning at 9 a.m.  The marches are being organized by political parties to commemorate Victory Day.  Although the marches are expected to be peaceful, there will be a heavy police presence and traffic disruptions.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid crowds
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Expect traffic delays and road closures
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Keep a low profile


  • U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

+373 22 40 8300

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444