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Demonstration Alert, 29 September 2022
U.S. Embassy Oslo – Demonstration at Iranian Embassy
September 29, 2022

Location:  Embassy of Iran, Drammensveien 88E, Oslo, Norway

Event:  A demonstration is underway now, Thursday 29 September 2022, at the Iranian Embassy in Oslo.  Police reports indicate the demonstration has turned violent.

The start times and number of demonstrators involved in demonstrations are variable.  Furthermore, while most demonstrations are coordinated with local police and remain peaceful, even demonstrations expected to be non-violent are unpredictable and can escalate into violence.   Accordingly, U.S. citizens are advised to proceed with caution and consider avoiding the area.  U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.

If you are a victim of a crime or feel threatened, please call the police emergency number 112 for immediate assistance.

Actions to consider:

  • Avoid the area during demonstrations.
  • Remain vigilant and aware of your general surroundings. Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or demonstrations.
  • When driving, choose alternate routes to avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Follow instructions from police and government authorities.


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