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 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