Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark – April 14, 2019

Location:  Norrebro Neighborhood – Copenhagen, Denmark

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Copenhagen informs U.S. citizens that demonstrations are currently taking place at Blagards Plads in the Norrebro neighborhood of Copenhagen.   The demonstrations have resulted in clashes between demonstrators and the Danish police.  The police remain in the area and are closely monitoring the situation.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area during the demonstrations.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark

During business hours:  +[45]3341-7100

After business hours:  +[45]3341-7400

E-mail:  CopenhagenACS@state.gov

                   State Department – Consular Affairs

                   +1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444