Location: Skopje, Macedonia, in front of the Parliament building on 11 Oktomvri Street.
Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on June 21 and June 22, 2018, beginning at 8pm. Supporters of the group “Komiti,” political organizations, and other groups will demonstrate against the country’s announced name agreement with Greece. U.S. government personnel have been advised to avoid the area. The demonstration on June 17, 2018 encountered a strong police presence and the use of riot control agents.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area in front of the Parliament building on 11 Oktomvri Street.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid demonstrations.
- Keep a low profile.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444