Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Alert – Lisbon

Location:  Announced gathering point and route includes, but is not limited to, Largo Camões in the Chiado neighborhood of Lisbon, Rua do Carmo, and Rua 1º de Dezembro.

Event:  Demonstration expected to take place on May 14, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m.  The group intends to protest U.S. policy on Jerusalem.  Additional demonstrations in other cities in Portugal may also be planned.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Keep a low profile
  • Notify friends and family of your safety


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