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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden
September 28, 2023

Location: Near Djurgårdsbron, Stockholm, Sweden

Event: Two demonstrations are expected to take place on Friday, September 29 from 10:00 to 15:00.  Up to 500 participants and a large police presence are expected near Djurgårdsbron and could result in major traffic disruptions.  As a general precaution, we remind all citizens to remain vigilant if near protests and demonstrations as these events can be unpredictable.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the demonstrations.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid all areas where demonstrations are expected.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Keep a low profile and be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden
+46 8 783 53 00

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Country Information for Sweden

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