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Civil Unrest Alert- Czech Republic

Updated on 13 May 2019

The Situation:

Anti-government protests will be held in hundreds of cities across the Czech Republic on Monday, 13 May. Protesters are expected to gather at 18:30 (local time) in the Dominican Square in Brno, also at the at Masaryk Square in Ostrava.

Possible Effects:

  • Blocked roads due to protests/marches or parallel strikes

  • Increased traffic, especially near city centers and government buildings

  • Heavy police and security presence

  • Protests and demonstrations

Mitigating Factors to Apply:

  • Avoid all protests and large crowds, which have the possibility of turning violent

  • Allow extra time to travel

  • Monitor local and social media for updates

  • Enroll in the Safe Traveler program (STEP) to receive warnings from the U.S. Embassy

DISCLAIMER and Hold Harmless

Disclaimer: LSDS gathers information from multiple sources and offers insight and perspective to travelers. Sources cannot be validated for accuracy in every instance. Travelers assume all risk associated with their travel and are responsible for the decisions associated with travel and for their own safety. Users of this reference document agree, to hold harmless LSDS (LLC) its employees and clients associated with any risk or injury incurred during travel.


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