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 in size.
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 4300; Chisinau-CA@state.gov; https://md.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/
- State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Moldova Country Information
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