Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Notice

Be advised that on August 11, there will be a planned demonstration just outside the U.S. Embassy in front of the Hutte Café.  Currently, we are unaware of information indicating a specific threat from or against this event.  This demonstration is not directed in any way towards the United States.  Hungarian Police will be present at this event to monitor the security situation.

Date/Time: Wednesday, August 11, 6-9pm

Location:  Szabadság Square, in front of Hutte Café

Organizer:  Private Individual (50 planned participants)

Stated Purpose:  To bring attention to the importance of land management and agriculture

General Guidance:

  • If you find yourself in or near a demonstration, be aware of your surroundings and continually assess the demonstration for changes.
  • Even peaceful demonstrations can turn violent quickly. Depart any demonstration and seek shelter at the first sign of violence.
  • Monitor local media for further information.
  • Comply with directions from local authorities.

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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