Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

Location:  Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, Piata Mare, various government buildings near downtown Chisinau

Event:  A large demonstration is planned for today, June 9, at the National Square.  Groups of protesters have been assembled in front of some government buildings since yesterday.  Even peaceful demonstrations can turn dangerous at any time.

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 closures
  • Keep a low profile


  • U.S. Embassy Chisinau, Moldova

+373 22 40 8300

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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