Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (December 6, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Malta:

  • Valletta
  • Naxxar
  • Zebbug
  • Paola

Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place in Naxxar beginning at 10:00 a.m., Zebbug beginning at 10:45 a.m., Paola beginning at 11:30 a.m., and Valletta beginning at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 8. 

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of possible transportation disruptions.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.

Assistance:

Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates (https://step.state.gov/step/)

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