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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo (Sunday, October 9, 2022)
October 9, 2022

Location:  In Banja Luka at Mladen Stojanovic Park, Trg Krajine, or possible other public locations.

Event:  A group has called for a political protest to occur on Sunday, October 9, starting at 6:00 p.m.  U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid areas of demonstrations. Spontaneous gatherings may occur at other times or places 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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