Demonstration Alert: U. S. Consulate General Milan, Italy, January 11, 2020

Location:  Stazione Milano Centrale (Milan Central Station), Piazza Duca d’Aosta.

Event:  A protest against U.S. government activities against Iran will occur on January 11, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. and conclude at 6:00 p.m.  Social media websites mention the U.S. government.  Demonstrators will sit-in at Piazza Duca d’Aosta in front of Stazione Milano Centrale (Milan Central Station).  Police expect approximately 100 Pro-Iran participants.  Police will be present and may block vehicular and pedestrian traffic.  U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.

Actions to Take: 

  • Monitor the local media for updates
  • Avoid the areas in the vicinities noted
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gathering or protest