Demonstration Alert: Scheduled Demonstration at the U.S. Embassy, on February 21, 2020

Demonstration Alert:  Scheduled for today at the U.S. Embassy, February 21, 2020 

Location: U.S. Embassy

Event:  A protest is scheduled to take place in front of the U.S. Embassy today, February 21, from anywhere between 1-4 pm. This protest is against fracking and the importation of fracked gas to Europe.

Actions to Take:

·         Avoid the areas around Ballsbridge

·         Exercise caution if in the vicinity

·         Monitor local media for updates

·         Be aware of your surroundings

·         Keep a low profile

·         Notify friends and family of your safety

Assistance:

·         U.S. Embassy Dublin, Ireland

·         +353 1 668-8777

·         ACSDublin@state.gov

·         https://ie.usembassy.gov/

·         State Department – Consular Affairs

·         888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

·         Ireland Country Information

·         Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates

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