Lithuania, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Riots during protests against measures to combat COVID-19 – Vilnius, Lithuania

2021-08-11: During the night into Wednesday (11 August, local time), riots broke out in Vilnius during demonstrations against COVID-19 measures. At least ten security forces were injured. The protests were directed against the government’s plans to possibly allow only vaccinated people access to public transport.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.