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Demonstration Outside U.S. Embassy (April 29, 2022)
April 21, 2022

Demonstration Alert
U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur


Location: U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur

Event:  A scheduled demonstration on April 29, 2022 at Jalan Tun Razak in front of the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur.

A protest is scheduled to occur on Friday, April 29, 2022, beginning at 2:00 PM on Jalan Tun Razak in front of the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur.

Beginning at 12:00 PM (noon) on April 29, 2022, the U.S. Embassy front entrance will be closed to all pedestrian traffic until the completion of the demonstration.   

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.

Please remember that it is illegal for foreigners to participate in demonstrations in Malaysia.  U.S. citizens are urged to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security alerts.

Actions to Take: 

  • Avoid the front entrance of the U.S. Embassy beginning at 12:00 PM for the duration of the demonstration.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.