Demonstration Alert

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary 

 

Location 

Bem tér, district 2. – Budapest, Hungary 

Event 

A political demonstration is expected to take place on October 23, 2018 from 15:45 – 19:45 at the Bem tér, district 2. – Budapest, Hungary.  The authorities expect up to 5000 participants to take part each evening.  The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security.

 

Location 

Terror House Museum, Andrássy út 60., district 6. – Budapest, Hungary 

Event 

A political demonstration is expected to take place on October 23, 2018 from 15:00 – 16:00 at the Terror House Musem, Andrássy út 60., district 6. – Budapest, Hungary.  The authorities expect up to 10,000 participants to take part each evening.  The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security.

 

Location 

Szabadság tér, in front of the Soviet Memorial,  district 5. – Budapest, Hungary 

Event 

A political demonstration is expected to take place on October 23, 2018 from 11:00 – 12:30 at Szabadság tér, in front of the Soviet Memorial,  district 5.– Budapest, Hungary.  The authorities expect up to 45 participants to take part each evening.  The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security.

 

Actions to Take:

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

 

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 475 4400
ACS.Budapest@state.gov
https://hu.usembassy.gov

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

Hungary Country Information

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