The U.S. embassy in Bern has issued an alert to American citizens concerning the World Economic Forum in Davos. They expect major anti-Trump demonstrations.
"Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Bern, Switzerland (January 12, 2018)
"Location: Bern, Geneva, Zurich, Davos, and possibly other cities in Switzerland – monitor local media for confirmed locations and times.
"Event: Planned and unplanned demonstrations are expected to take place in a variety of locations in the lead up to the 2018 World Economic Forum which will take place January 23 – 26, 2018 in Davos, Switzerland.
"Actions to Take:
- Monitor local media for information about specific demonstrations
- Avoid the areas of the demonstrations
- Follow the instructions of local authorities at all times
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
- Keep a low profile"
- a nurse in the emergency room as she took my blood pressure
- my dentist
- my vet
- strangers on public transportation
- other diners in restaurants
- people on the streetIf I were home in Switzerland, I would be demonstrating too.