U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Italy

01/24/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/24/2020 09:18

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Consulate General Milan, Italy, January 25, 2020

Location:Piazza del Duomo, Milan, Italy.

Event:A demonstration organized by the trade union Confederazione Generale Italiana Lavoratori will occur on January 25, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. and conclude at 6:00 p.m. Demonstrators will sit-in at Piazza del Duomo. The purpose of their demonstration is to press the U. S. and Iranian governments to avoid war. Police expect between 500-1000 participants. Police will be present and may block vehicular and pedestrian traffic. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor the local media for updates
  • Avoid the areas in the vicinities noted
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gathering or protests

Assistance:

By U.S. Mission Italy | 24 January, 2020 | Topics: Alert, Exclude | Tags: Demonstration