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Demonstration Alert: Budapest (Hungary), Political Demonstrations Expected February 10

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    1. 1. Location

       

    2. Gathering site: Hősök tere (district 14.), February 10, 2019 starting at 13:00 pm and will march to the Parliament (district 5.) beginning at 13:45 pm. – Budapest, Hungary.

      March route: Andrássy út  (district 6-5.) – Oktogon (district 6.) - Teréz körút (district 6.) – Nyugati tér (district 6.) – Szent István körút (district 13.) – Balassi Bálint utca  (district 6.) – Kossuth Lajos tér / Parliament (district 5.) – Budapest, Hungary

      Event

      A political demonstration/march is expected to take place on February 10, 2019 from 13:00 pm to 17:00 pm on the occasion of the Prime Minister’s “State of the Nations” speech and changes in the Labor Code.   The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security. 

    3. 2. Location

       

      Gathering site: Szent György tér in the Castle, near the Prime Minister’s new office (district 1.), February 10, 2019 starting at 14:00 pm and will march to the National Court of Auditors office at Apáczi Csere János utca 10. (district 5.) beginning at 17:30 pm. – Budapest, Hungary.

      March route: Szent György tér in the Castle (district 1.) – Hunyadi utca (district 1.) – Lánchíd – Széchenyi tér (district 5.) – Apáczai Csere János utca 10. (district 5.)  Budapest, Hungary

      Event

      A political demonstration/march is expected to take place on February 10, 2019 from 14:00 pm to 19:00 pm. on the occasion of the Prime Minister’s “State of the Nations” speech and against political suppression.    The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security. 

    4. 3. Location

    Lánchíd utca between Ybl Miklós tér and Clark Ádám tér (district 1.)  Budapest, Hungary.

    Event

    A political demonstration is expected to take place on February 10, 2019 from 14:00 pm to 20:00 pm to demonstrate against political suppression.  The Hungarian Police have noted that there will be a law enforcement presence at the venue.  The demonstration is properly registered with the Hungarian National Police and they will provide security. 

    Actions to Take:

    ·        Exercise caution if you intend to be in the area at the time of the demonstration.

    ·        Monitor local media for updates.

    Assistance:

    U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

    +36 1 475 4400

    ACS.Budapest@state.gov

    http://hu.usembassy.gov

     

    State Department - Consular Affairs

    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

     

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