Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania

Location:  In front of the Prime Minister’s Office (Deshmoret e Kombit Blvd)

Date/Time:  Thursday, July 7, 2022, at 7:00pm.

Event:  A protest has been scheduled to take place in front of the Prime Minister’s Office on Deshmoret e Kombit Blvd on Thursday, July 7, 2022, beginning at 7:00pm. These protests have the potential to spread to surrounding streets causing traffic congestion, detours, and road closures.

U.S. citizens are advised to avoid large gatherings in the city. While many large events proceed peacefully, some situations can change quickly and unpredictably. Monitor local media and follow instructions of local law enforcement authorities for the latest information.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid large gatherings and any areas where demonstrations are imminent or ongoing.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania
+(355) (0)4224-7285
+(355) (0)4224-7285 (after hours)
ACSTirana@state.gov
https://al.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/

·        State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444