The U.S. Embassy Athens informs U.S citizens of the following demonstrations and work stoppage
Demonstrations in Athens
Where: “TRENOSE” Offices 1-3 Karolou St, Karaiskaki Sq. Metaxourgio
Who: Railways employees
Where: Court of Appeal (14 Loukareos St)
Where: Ministry of Labor (29 Stadiou St)
Who: Municipal employees
Where: Regional Education Directorate of Attica (15-17 Tsocha Street, Ambelokipi)
Where: Ministry of Finance (5-7 Nikis St)
Who: Customs employees.
Where: “Hellas Gold” Co. main offices, 23A Vas. Sofias Av.
Who: “Hellas Gold” Co. employees.
Work Stoppage :
The tram and metro will be on a work stoppage between 21:00 – 00:01
Demonstrations in Thessaloniki
Where: Arch of Galerius - Kamara (142, Egnatia St.)
For further information:
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In case of an emergency, contact the U.S. Embassy in Athens, located at 91 Vasilisis Sophias Avenue, at (+30) 210-720-2414, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday except U.S. and Greek holidays. The after-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is (+30) 210-729-4444. You can email the U.S. Embassy in Athens atAthensAmericanCitizenServices@state.gov.
If you are a U.S. citizen in the Thessaloniki district with an emergency during office hours, contact the U.S. Consulate General in Thessaloniki by telephone at (+30) 231-024-2905; after hours, contact the U.S. Embassy in Athens at (+30) 210-729-4444.
Call +1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or +1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).
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