Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia (November 10, 2020)

Location: Yerevan, Armenia

Event: Demonstrations are likely to occur in Yerevan and possibly other locations in Armenia on an ongoing basis in the coming days.  A protest is scheduled to take place at Freedom Square (also known as Opera Square) at 13:00 on Wednesday, November 11.  The U.S. Embassy has instructed its employees and family members to shelter in place and urges U.S. citizens to exercise caution and avoid likely places of protest.

Actions to Take:

  • 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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