Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Skopje, North Macedonia
(May 28, 2021)
Locations: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following locations in Skopje, North Macedonia
- Government Building of the Republic of North Macedonia
- Parliament Building of the Republic of North Macedonia
Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on Saturday, May 29, 2021 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The demonstrations are in support of persons convicted in the case of the April 27, 2017 Parliament incidents. Protestors plan to gather at the Government building and then proceed marching to the Parliament building. A visible police/security presence is expected throughout the duration of the demonstrations and march.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid crowds.
- Avoid demonstrations.
- Keep a low profile.
- Notify friends and family of your safety.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Review your personal security plans.
- U.S. Embassy Skopje
+389 2 310-2000
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- North Macedonia Country Information
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