US embassy in Belgrade issues demonstration alert

NEWS 28.06.2019 13:33
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The embassy of the United States in Belgrade on Friday warned US citizens of a protest in the area around the embassy on Saturday evening.

The demonstration alert on the embassy web site ( https://rs.usembassy.gov/ ) said that protest against US policy on Kosovo is being organized by the Gerila group at 08:00 pm on June 29.  

“The Police report a demonstration protesting U.S. policy towards Serbia and Kosovo is expected to take place Saturday, June 29 beginning at 8:00PM. The demonstration is organized by “Gerila.” The duration of the protest is unknown,” the alert said.  

It added that US citizens should avoid the area around the embassy and monitor local media for updates. “Avoid crowds, avoid demonstrations, keep a low profile and be aware of your surroundings,” the demonstration alert said.  

The embassy is located in the Dedinje neighborhood of the Serbian capital.