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, stop at the public broadcaster’s building (RTCG), and march to the final preplanned destination Independence Square.  Road closures and a significant police presence are expected.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.


  • U.S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro

Telephone: +382 (0)20 410 500



  • State Department – Consular Affairs

Telephone: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444