Demonstration Alert

Location:

 

Gathering site: Akácfa utca No. 13. (district 7.), October 19, 2019 starting at 13:00 pm and will march to Blaha Lujza tér (district 8.) – Budapest, Hungary.

March route: Akácfa utca No. 13.  (district 7.) – Rákóczi út  (district 7-8.) – Károly körút (district 7.) – Deák tér (district 5.) – Október 6. utca (district 5.) – Szabadság tér  (district 5.) – Kossuth Lajos tér / Parliament (district 5.) – Szabadság tér (district 5.) – Október 6. utca  (district 5.) – Erzsébet tér (district 5.) – Deák tér (district 5.) – Károly körút (district 7.) – Rákóczi út (district 7-8.) – Blaha Lujza tér (district 8.) Budapest, Hungary 

Event:

A political demonstration/march is expected to take place on October 19, 2019 from 13:00 pm to 17:00 pm, against Turkish attack in Syria.   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:

  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.

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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