Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo (Wednesday, May 3, 2023)

Location:  Hamdije Kreševljakovića 55, in the Skenderija area of Sarajevo

Event: Demonstrations may take place on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, beginning at 10:00 a.m. around the Drvenija Bridge area in Sarajevo.  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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