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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo, BiH (June 24, 2022)
June 24, 2022

Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Events: A group has announced a Pride March due to take place in Sarajevo on Saturday, June 25, starting at 5:00 p.m. on Ferhadija Street, then proceeding along Marsala Tita Street, and expected to conclude at 6:00 p.m.

Additionally, a group has announced a counter demonstration to the Pride March.  That demonstration is due to take place in the Otoka district of Sarajevo, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 25.

Spontaneous demonstrations may occur without prior notice.

Actions to Take: 

  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Sarajevo
+387 33 704 000

State Department – Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444

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