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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur (August 17, 2022)
August 17, 2022

U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
August 17, 2022


Location: G-Tower building (No 199 Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur)

Event: A scheduled demonstration at 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 18, 2022

A demonstration is scheduled to occur on Thursday, August 18, 2022 beginning at 2:00 PM, at the G-Tower building located at No 199 Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur near the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur.

There is no indication that this demonstration will become violent, but the Embassy reminds U.S. citizens that the nature of protests can change quickly and with little warning.  U.S. citizens are urged to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security alerts.


Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the G-Tower building in KL beginning at 2:00 PM for the duration of the demonstration.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.