Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Prague, Czech Republic, November 5

Location: Malostranské náměstí, followed by a march across the river, through Staroměstské náměstí, and ending in Václavské náměstí.

Event:  On Sunday, November 5 at 14:30, a pro-Palestinian demonstration is expected to take place.  The demonstration will being with speeches at Malostranské náměstí. Following speeches, there will be a march across the river, through Staroměstské náměstí, and ending in Václavské náměstí.  This event is being organized by ‘Friends of Palestine’ in support of civilian victims of the conflict in Gaza.  An estimated 300-600 participants are expected.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of the demonstration.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates
  •  Keep a low profile.