Demonstration Alert:  Scheduled Protest at Embassy of Israel, Dublin, Ireland, on May 11, 2019

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Dublin, Ireland

May 9, 2019

Location: Embassy of Israel, 122 Pembroke Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin, and U.S. Embassy Dublin, 42 Elgin Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin

Event:  Reports indicate a demonstration is planned for 3-5 pm this Saturday, May 11, 2019, outside the Embassy of Israel.  Protesters are expected to walk from the Embassy of Israel to the U.S. Embassy Dublin, arriving at approximately 3:45 pm.  The demonstration is organized by BDS Ireland demanding to “expel all Israeli diplomats from Ireland,” according to its social media sites.  The exact number of participants is unknown.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas around the U.S. Embassy Dublin
  • 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