Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (December 30, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (December 30, 2019) Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica During the upcoming new year’s and Orthodox holidays, demonstrations against a newly enacted religious freedom law may take place at anytime and anywhere in Montenegro without prior announcement. We as a result expect random road closures and a significant police presence …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (December 26, 2019)

Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica Police have closed downtown area for traffic (pedestrians and vehicles) as well as several other streets and boulevards due to organization of protests in front of the Parliament building. This protest has not received authorization in advance from the Montenegrin Police Directorate and there is chance for confrontation. These streets will be …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (September 30, 2019)

Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica A sizable demonstration is scheduled to take place in the downtown area of Podgorica on Monday, September 30, 2019, beginning at 17:00 until midnight. A large group of people is expected to gather in front of State Prosecutor’s Office located at the intersection of Karadjordjeva and Slobode streets. Significant police presence is …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (March 22, 2019)

Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica Event:  Two demonstrations are scheduled to take place in Podgorica this weekend.  On Saturday March 23rd around 18:00 a sizable group organized by “97000 odupri se” will gather at Independence Square in the downtown area.  They will walk along Slobode Street towards the Hilton Hotel, along Boulevard Svetog Petra Cetinjskog, Moskovska Street, …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (March 1, 2019)

Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica Event:  A sizable demonstration is scheduled to take place in the downtown area of Podgorica on Saturday, March 02, 2019, beginning at 18:00. A large group of people is expected to gather at Independence Square (Trg Nezavisnosti) in downtown Podgorica, and march along a preplanned route. Road closures and a significant police …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (February 22, 2019)

Location:  Montenegro, Podgorica Event:  A sizable demonstration is scheduled to take place in the downtown area of Podgorica on Saturday, February 23, 2019, beginning at 18:00.  A large group of people is expected to gather in front of State Prosecutor’s Office located at the intersection of Karadordeva and Slobode streets, march along a preplanned route, …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Podgorica

Location:  Montenegro, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in Montenegro remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented by Westerners. Actions …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (October 24, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (October 24, 2018) Location: Podgorica, Montenegro Event: A political demonstration is expected to occur from 1900 to 2200 on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, in the area near the Parliament building. If this demonstration occurs, a significant police presence can be expected. There are no indications that the …

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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro March 29, 2018 Location: Podgorica, Montenegro Event: The U.S. Embassy in Podgorica advises U.S. citizens there has been an apparent explosion in the underground parking of Rimski Trg with one confirmed fatality. There is a large police presence in the area, and U.S. Citizens are advised to …

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Security Alert (Update) – U.S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (February 22, 2018)

Location:  Podgorica, Montenegro Event:  The security situation at the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica has been resolved.  However, be advised that the roads adjacent to the main Embassy and Consular entrances remain closed as police continue an investigation.  The embassy will reopen on Friday, February 23, 2018.  The consular section will continue to only be open …

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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (February 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (February 22, 2018) Location: Podgorica, Montenegro Event: The U.S. Embassy in Podgorica advises U.S. citizens there is an active security situation at the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica. Avoid the Embassy until further notice. Actions to Take: Avoid the area around the U.S. Embassy. Monitor local media for …

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