Location: Gracia Neighborhood, Barcelona, Spain
Event: Local police expect an anarchist protest to take place in the Gracia district of Barcelona in the aftermath of the expulsion of squatters from a building in the neighborhood. The demonstration is planned to begin at Fontana metro station at 7:00 pm and local police expect 250-300 anarchist protesters.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the Gracia district.
- Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Notify friends and family of your safety.
View updates from the Spanish National Police, Guardia Civil, Mossos d’Esquadra (Regional Police) and Guardia Urbana (Barcelona City Police) at the following:
Or visit their websites:
- The local emergency number is 112.
- U.S. Embassy Madrid, Spain
- U.S. Consulate General Barcelona, Spain
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444