Protests in Skopje, Macedonia, on May 17 and 18, 2015

On May 17, in Skopje, Macedonia, an anti-government opposition party has called for protests on May 17 beginning at 14:00 and taking place near the Government Building.

On May 18, pro-government groups plan demonstrations, also near the Government Building.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, avoid all large public gatherings and any demonstrations or protests, since these situations can unexpectedly escalate and become violent.