Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia – December 2, 2020

Location: Yerevan, Armenia

Event: Large demonstrations are possible today, December 8 in Yerevan in the vicinity of Freedom and Republic Square. There is potential for demonstrations to continue throughout the week in Yerevan. U.S. citizens should exercise vigilance and remain alert and aware of their surroundings at all times as demonstrations may become unexpectedly violent.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Yerevan
(+374-10) 49-45-85 (business hours)
(+374-10) 464-700 (after hours)
1 American Avenue
Yerevan 0082, Republic of Armenia

For Travel Alerts and information about Armenia:

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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