Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy, May 22, 2021

Location: Piazza Bocca della Verità, Rome.

Event: On Saturday, May 22, 2021, from 3:00PM to 6:30PM, a demonstration sponsored by “Forza Nuova” is planned to protest the Questura of Rome’s denial of the group’s authorization for a prior demonstration.  Approximately 1,000 participants are expected.  Police have advised that the demonstration has the potential for violence.

Actions to Take:

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

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