February 26, 2021
Location: Downtown Tbilisi
Event: An opposition political rally will convene at the Tbilisi Philharmonic Hall at 1:00 PM today (February 26). Police may close Rustaveli Avenue from Republic to Freedom Squares and reroute traffic. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area as there is a potential for demonstration activity to become violent.
Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid crowds.
- Avoid demonstrations.
- 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
- Georgia Country Information
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