Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate General, Montreal, Canada

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate General, Montreal, Canada

22 and 25 June, 2018

 

Location: Announced gathering point and route includes, but is not limited to the U.S. Consulate General in Montreal, located at 1155 rue St. Alexandre.

Event: Two demonstrations will take place near the consulate in the coming days.

The first demonstration will be on Friday, June 22, 2018, beginning at 3:00 p.m. and lasting four hours.  The group intends to protest U.S. immigration policy.

A second demonstration protesting J20 arrests will take place on June 25, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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
  • Keep a low profile.

For Assistance:

The U.S. Consulate General Montreal, is located at 1155 rue St. Alexandre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada  H3B 3Z1and is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm on Monday to Friday.  You can reach us at 1-514-398-9695 during business hours.  If you are a U.S. citizen in need of urgent assistance outside of business hours, the emergency after-hours number for the U.S. Consulate General is the same 1-514-398-9695 and follow the prompts.  Our e-mail address is Montreal-ACS@state.gov

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

For further information about security in Canada:

See the Department of State travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Canada Country Specific Information.

Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.

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