Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Location: Yerevan

Event: Social media indicates a possible protest at the Embassy on Monday, July 24, at 5:00 pm. Visitors to the U.S. Embassy and embassy staff should remain alert and aware of their surroundings.

In general, demonstrations are 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.

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
+1 202-501-4444 (from overseas) or +1 888-407-4747 (from the U.S.)