Demonstration in Rome, Italy, against education reform

The U.S. Embassy in Rome has posted a notice regarding a demonstration on October 9 to protest education reform. A march will begin at 10:00 am at the Piazza della Repubblica and proceed along Via Terme di Diocleziano, Via Cavour and Via Fori Imperiali to the Colosseum, ending at about 14:00 (2:00 pm).

Advice For Travellers

Although the march is expected to be peaceful, always avoid large public gatherings or protests since even peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate into violent confrontations.