Possible Demonstrations in Bratislava, Slovakia

The U.S. Embassy in Bratislava has warned of the possibility of unauthorized anti-government protests from March 19-21. Similar recent protests have turned violent. Three gatherings include the following locations:

– Namestie Slobody: Friday, March 19, starting at 14:00

– National Council: Saturday, March 20, starting at 14:00

– Namestie Slobody: Sunday, March 21, starting at 14:00

Other possible locations of protests could include: Old Town, Parliament/Alexandra Dubceka Square, the area around the Prime Minister's Office, government buildings, the US Embassy, and Bratislava Castle.

Advice For Travellers

Always minimize safety risks by avoiding areas of civil unrest due to the risk of violence.