Location: Downtown Tbilisi, Georgia
Event: The Embassy is tracking a demonstration today, December 24, at 4:00 pm. The announced gathering point is Marjanishvili metro station, continuing to the State Ombudsman’s office on at 80 D. Aghmashenebeli Avenue. Police presence and security measures are expected.
The Embassy reminds U.S. citizens that large crowds are unpredictable. Confrontations and violence among event attendees, counterdemonstrators, and police can occur with little or no warning. U.S. government personnel are advised to exercise caution when traveling downtown and to avoid this area.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Review your personal security plans.
U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia
(995)(32) 227-7724 (M-F 8:30-5:30)
(995)(32) 227-7000 (after hours)
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates