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October 28, 2023

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark (October 28, 2023)

Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark (October 28, 2023)

Location:  Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg, Odense, and Other Cities across Denmark

Event:  Demonstrations associated with events in the Middle East continue to occur in major population centers across Denmark, such as Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg, and Odense.  The Embassy is aware of the following events:

  • Aarhus:  A march is planned this afternoon from 2:30-4:00 p.m. in the city center, starting and ending at the Raadhuspladsen.
  • Copenhagen:  A vigil at the Raadhuspladsen in central Copenhagen will continue until October 29 at 9:00 p.m.
  • Odense:  A demonstration is planned on October 30.

Additional planned or spontaneous demonstrations may take place in Denmark.  We continue to advise you avoid demonstrations as they can be unpredictable and have the potential to turn violent.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid large gatherings.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.


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