Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Helsinki, Finland

Location: Helsinki (Kaivopuisto Area), Finland

Event: Local authorities have notified the Embassy of a scheduled demonstration expected to take place in the Kaivopuisto area of Helsinki, Finland, on March 13 beginning at 2:00 p.m. The demonstration is expected to begin near the Olympic Terminal and proceed toward the U.S. Embassy, located at Itäinen Puistotie. The U.S. Embassy has advised its personnel to avoid the demonstration area.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstration
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Keep a low profile

For further information:

  • U.S. Embassy Helsinki, Finland

+(358) (9) 616-250

  • State Department –  Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444