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Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania (November 5, 2023)
November 5, 2023

Location:  Dëshmorët e Kombit Boulevard between Skanderbeg Square and Mother Teresa Square


Date/Time:  Sunday, November 5, 2023, at 12:00pm


Event:  There is a demonstration scheduled to take place on Sunday, November 5, beginning at 12 noon starting at Tirana’s Skanderbeg Square and proceed to Mother Teresa Square and returning to Skanderbeg Square.  Demonstration activity may result in enhanced police presence, road closures, and traffic disruptions.


As a general matter, U.S. citizens are advised to avoid large gatherings. 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:

  • U.S. Citizens are urged to avoid this event.
  • Monitor local media.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep a low profile.