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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Dublin, Ireland
May 19, 2021

Location: Dublin city center and U.S. Embassy vicinity.


Event: The U.S. Embassy in Dublin wishes to inform U.S. citizens resident in or traveling in Ireland of protest activities in response to recent events in the Middle East that have taken place recently near the city center and in the Embassy area.  Protests often occur with little or no warning.    


Actions to Take:

  • Avoid protests
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gathering or demonstration
  • Review personal security best practices
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Keep a low profile