Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy, October 11, 2019

Location: Rome, Piazza dell’Indipendenza, Near Termini Train Station.

Event: A protest of approximately 300 individuals connected with the Kurdish community are planning to gather at Piazza dell’Indipendenza today from 1600-1900. Police will be present for crowd control, and are also increasing police presence around the U.S. Embassy.

Actions to take:

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