Security Messages for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Notice (19 October 2019, 14:00-18:00)

Location: Oslo, from Trafikanten meeting point in front of the Oslo S train station and marching to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Event: A  planned demonstration/ march by a group called the “Ungkurds Norge Riksforbundet and Solidaritet med Kurdistan” will take place this Saturday, October 19 from 14:00 to 18:00 starting at the Trafikanten meeting point in front of the Oslo S train station and marching to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  Although most demonstrations in Oslo are coordinated with local police and remain peaceful, be advised to avoid demonstrations and protest activity as these events can be unpredictable.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area in downtown Oslo from Trafikanten to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 13:30-18:30.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.

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