Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden (31 May 2022)
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Event: Swedish authorities have approved permits for rallies/demonstrations in the Spånga area of northwestern Stockholm for multiple days. These events have the potential to spark counterdemonstrations and protests. As a general precaution we remind all citizens to remain vigilant if in the area of protests and demonstrations as these events can be unpredictable and quickly turn violent.
Dates and Locations:
- Daily, Wednesday, 01 June through Sunday, 05 June (13:00 – 15:00) – Near Spånga Athletic Facility
Actions to Take:
- Avoid areas where demonstrations are expected.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile and be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden email@example.com Dag Hammarskjölds väg 31, 115 89 Stockholm https://se.usembassy.gov/ +46 (0)8 783 5300
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