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Demonstration Alert

The US Embassy in London issued the following Demonstration Alert June 03, 2020.
Published on June 3, 2020

The US Embassy has issued a warning for American citizens about demonstrations in London, Edinburgh and Belfast

Central London, Edinburgh, Belfast – United Kingdom


Numerous demonstrations are being planned for June 3 to 7, 2020 across the United Kingdom. The majority of the demonstrations will be focused in central London. Several of the events are expected to attract large crowds.

Demonstrations and marches are expected to take place:
• Wednesday, June 3 at 6:00 PM in Tower Hamlets at Altab Ali Park
• Wednesday, June 3 at 6:00 PM near the U.S. Consulate in Edinburgh
• Friday, June 5 at 12:00 PM in Trafalgar Square
• Saturday, June 6 at 12:00 PM in Parliament Square (a march)
• Saturday, June 6 at 3:00 PM at the U.S. Embassy London
• Saturday, June 6 at 3:00 PM in downtown Belfast
• Sunday, June 7 at 2:00 PM at the U.S. Embassy London
• Sunday, June 7 at 1:00 PM in central Edinburgh

Actions to Take:

• Heed instructions and view updates from UK police and government authorities.
         • London Metropolitan Police website is news.met.police.uk
         • Follow MetPoliceEventsand @MetPoliceUK for guidance
• Monitor local media for updates.
• Avoid as much as possible the areas of the demonstrations.
• Be aware of your surroundings.
• Maintain social distancing practices.
• Notify friends and family of your status.


U.S. Embassy London, United Kingdom
33 Nine Elms Lane, London, UK SW11 7US
+(44) (0) 207-499-9000

U.S. Consulate General Edinburgh
+44 (0) 131 556-8315

U.S. Consulate General Belfast
+44(0) 28 9038-6100

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
United Kingdom Country Information
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