Demonstration Alert

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary (September 14, 2018)


Bem József tér (district 2.) – by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Budapest, Hungary


A political demonstration is expected to take place at 4:00 p.m. on September 16, 2018 at Bem József tér, Budapest, Hungary.  The authorities expect up to 4000 participants to take part.  The Hungarian National Police, which will provide security for the event, assess the security risk of this event as low.

Actions to Take

  • Exercise caution if you intend to be in the area at the time of the demonstration.
  • Monitor local media for updates.


U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 475 4400

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Hungary Country Information
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