Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Armenia

Location: France Square, Yerevan

Event: Local media outlets indicate that roads will be closed, and demonstrations are possible throughout Yerevan tomorrow, November 23, 2022. Road closures could significantly delay movement in the downtown area.  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.

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.)