Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Vienna, Austria (June 4, 2020)

Location:  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Vienna:

  • MuseumsQuartier on Mariahilferstrasse
  • The corner of Boltzmanngasse and Strudlhofgasse (near the U.S. Embassy)

Event:  On Thursday, June 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., a protest organized by Black Lives Matter and SPÖ will be held near the MuseumsQuartier on Mariahilferstrasse.

On Friday, June 5, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., a protest organized by Black Lives Matter Vienna will be held at the U.S. Embassy.

Actions to take:

  • Be aware of your surroundings; even peaceful protests can turn violent.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Follow the instructions of local authorities and road signs regarding closures and detours.
  • Monitor local media for updates.

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