Demonstration Alert for U.S. Citizens

Location: Tirana, Albania along the Tirana Ring Road (Unaza e Madhe).

Event: Demonstrations continue along the Ring Road (Unaza e Madhe) and other areas of the city related to the planned Ring Road expansion.  The demonstration times have changed and are scheduled to take place daily from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

U.S. Embassy personnel and family members are urged to monitor local media and to avoid the Tirana Ring Road and other areas around the city if there is information that a demonstration is imminent or ongoing in the area.

Actions to Take: 

  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Avoid the area along the Tirana Ring Road and other areas around the city if there is information that a demonstration is imminent or ongoing in the area.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep a low profile.

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