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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden (May 31, 2022)
May 31, 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   
+46 (0)8 783 5300  
Dag Hammarskjölds väg 31, 115 89 Stockholm 

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

Sweden Country Information

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