Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

Event: On Monday, June 14, 2021, from 6:00 pm-8 pm, there will be a planned demonstration on Kossuth tér near Parliament to protest a new bill that would restrict LGBTQ+ and other related rights. Currently, we are unaware of information indicating a specific threat from or against this event. Hungarian Police will be present at the event to provide security and monitor the situation.

Date/Time: Monday, June 14, 2021, from 6:00 pm-8 pm

Location/Route: Kossuth tér near Parliament

Organizer: multiple organizations

Stated Purpose: To protest a new bill that would restrict LGBTQ+ and other related rights

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

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