Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Location: France Square

Event: Social media indicates that demonstrations are expected to take place near France Square today, July 29, starting at approximately 19:30, possibly followed by a march. Demonstrations can be unpredictable, and participants could change direction at any moment, creating new traffic and movement blockages.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and possibly become violent.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid those areas during the late afternoon and evening hours.

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