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comment How do I keep a safe distance from potential threats without escalating the situation?
Maintain awareness (closeness does not matter). Keep in mind that most probably no harm will be done by either side. Stepping back is not provocative but might startle the other person in other ways; but I have the feeling it's more embarrassing you than anything else. Avoid too-close situations early.