02.Oct .2021 16:30

The U.S. Embassy Reminds U.S. Citizens to Exercise Caution – Security Alert

The U.S. Embassy Reminds U.S. Citizens to Exercise Caution – Security Alert
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The U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens in Georgia ‘to exercise caution and stay observant to possible large crowds of people that may appear to be gathering or protesting’, pointing at the election weekend in the country.
 
‘Georgia has a history of unplanned spontaneous protests which can include violence related to elections. Particular locations throughout Tbilisi, such as Rustaveli Avenue, Parliament, and other government buildings, have a history of being the focal point for these events’ – reads the official statement on the US Embassy to Georgia official website.
 
According to the security alert, recommended actions for US citizens in the country are to take are to monitor local media for updates; keep a low profile; be aware of surroundings, and review personal security plans.