Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Helsinki, Finland on October 14, 2019

Location: Helsinki (Kaivopuisto Area), Finland

Event: The U.S. Embassy is aware of a scheduled demonstration expected to take place in the Kaivopuisto area of Helsinki, Finland, on October 14, beginning at 15:30.  The U.S. Embassy has advised its personnel to avoid the demonstration area and exercise caution if near a large public gathering or protest.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • 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