November 6, 2019: Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Kuwait

Location: Kuwait City, downtown, Al-Erada Square

Event: Demonstration expected to take place on Wednesday, November 6 at 7:00PM at Al-Erada Square (across from the Kuwait National Assembly).  An estimated 200 people are expected at this Ministry of Interior-authorized demonstration.

Traffic flow will likely be affected in and around the demonstration area, and police/security force presence will be noticeable.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid crowds.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Carry proper identification, either your U.S. passport with current Kuwait visa or your Kuwait civil ID.


  • U.S. Embassy Kuwait, Kuwait City


  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444