Demonstration Alert: U.S. Mission Russia

Location: Khabarovsk ‎and other cities in the Far East and Siberia

Event: The Embassy is aware of media reports that protests may take place this weekend in Khabarovsk ‎and other cities in the Far East and Siberia. U.S. citizens should avoid these demonstrations and any other demonstration-related activities.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid any areas where demonstrations may be taking place.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists/Westerners.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Carry proper identification, including a U.S. passport with a current Russian visa.