Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia

Location: Kakheti Highway near Tbilisi, Georgia

Event:  Georgian police are conducting an operation at the United National Movement political party headquarters on Kakheti Highway (main route to the airport) on the outskirts of Tbilisi. Police have blocked the main highway and surrounding roads. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area as there is a potential for violent demonstration activity.

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.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia
(995)(32) 227-7724 (M-F 8:30-5:30)
(995)(32) 227-7000 (after hours)
AskConsulTbilisi@state.gov
https://ge.usembassy.gov/

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Georgia Country Information

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