Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Sofia, Bulgaria

Location: Opposite the main entrance of U.S. Embassy Sofia, Bulgaria, on Kozyak Street.

Event: The demonstration is expected to take place on August 2, 2018 beginning at 5 p.m.   Local police will keep protestors across the street from the Embassy.

The Embassy remains open for normal business, closing at 5 p.m., and re-opening at 8:30 a.m. on August 3, 2018.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations


U.S. Embassy Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 (2) 937-5101

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Bulgaria Country Information 

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