Demonstration Alert

Location:  Demonstrators are expected to take the following route:  Városház park (District 5) – Károly körút (District 5) – Deák Ferenc tér (District 5) – Bajcsy Zsilinszky út (District 6) – Andrássy út (District 6) – Hősök tere (District 14); Budapest, Hungary

Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on January 20, 2018, beginning at 1:45 p.m.   Demonstrators will protest “against the recent allegations and legal accusations against the Hungarian Church of Scientology, and to call for freedom of religion and impartiality supported by law.”

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the route identified above.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.


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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