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U.S. Embassy, Ljubljana: Security Alert / Health Alert (May 28, 2021)
May 28, 2021

28 May 2021

Dear American Citizen in Slovenia:

Security Alert – Demonstration

  • Location: Downtown Ljubljana
  • Event: Today, 28 May, starting around 1700, there is a large planned demonstration in downtown Ljubljana, possibly involving thousands of people. Protesters may gather at Republic square (Parliament), Congress square, Prešeren square (Three Bridges), and government buildings. Expect a large Slovenian Police presence that may affect traffic in downtown Ljubljana.
  • Actions to Take: Be vigilant near crowded public venues.

Health Alert (Covid-19 update)

Entry into Slovenia

  • Effective 30 May, children under 15 accompanying their parents no longer require proof of Covid test to enter Slovenia without quarantine.

Slovenia Covid Statistics (as of 28 May 2021):

  • The number of active cases in the country continued to decrease, from 6,673 active cases on May 19 to 4,613 today. On a rolling 14-day average, Slovenia has decreased to 242 new cases per 100,000 citizens.
  • The number of hospitalized dropped from 383 on May 19 to 252 today.

For additional information, see our Embassy’s Covid-19 page.