Demonstration Alert

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

 

Location

Gathering site: Alkotmány utca by Kossuth tér (district 5.), starting at 17:00 pm and will march to the Parliament (district 5.) beginning at 19:00 pm. – Budapest, Hungary.

March route: Kossuth Lajos tér – Széchenyi rakpart – Széchenyi tér – József Attila utca – Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út – Alkotmány utca – Kossuth tér / The Parliament (district 5.) – Budapest, Hungary

 Event

 A political demonstration/march is expected to take place on December 21, 2018 from 17:00 pm to 21:00 pm. to protest against the Government.  The authorities expect 2000 participants to take part.  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.

Location

Gathering site: Kossuth tér by the Parliament (district 5.)  Budapest, Hungary.

Event

A political demonstration is expected to take place on December 22, 2018 from 17:00 pm to 21:00 pm. to protest against the Government.  The authorities expect 2000 participants to take part.  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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