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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Stockholm, Sweden (July 20, 2023)
July 20, 2023

Location: Vicinity of the Iraqi Embassy, Baldersgatan, Stockholm, Sweden

Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place near the Iraqi Embassy in Stockholm on July 20, 2023, beginning at/around 1:00pm.   Demonstrations have the potential to spark counterdemonstrations and protests.  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 area.

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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