Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Prague, Czech Republic, November 8

Location: Wenceslas Square/Vaclavske namesti, Old Town Square/Staromestske namesti

Event: Today, November 8 2023 at 17:30, a demonstration is planned to take place at Wenceslas Square, followed by a march towards Old Town Square.  The event is organized by ‘Friends of Palestine’ in support of civilian victims of the conflict in Gaza.  An estimated 600 participants are expected.  Police will maintain a visible presence and monitor the situation.

Actions to Take

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