Large-scale demonstrations possible in Kyiv, Ukraine, November 15-25, 2016

Large-scale anti-government demonstrations are planned in Kyiv from the present through November 25. On November 15, authorities locked down the centre of the capital while hundreds of protesters were demonstrating outside government buildings.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, avoid any large public gatherings, rallies or demonstrations. These demonstrations have the potential to turn violent. Peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate. Local transportation could be disrupted.