Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Vienna (January 30-31, 2021) 

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

  • Heldenplatz
  • Resselpark
  • Maria-Theresien-Platz
  • Other central locations in the city.

Event: Up to 17 different protests expected throughout the city this weekend, organized by a variety of groups related to the COVID prevantative measures with potential counter protests.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the areas of demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.