Planned Demonstration Friday – April 13, 2018

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur (April 12, 2018)

Location: U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
Event:  A small planned demonstration is expected to take place on Friday, April 13, 2018, beginning at approximately 2:00 PMin front of the U.S. Embassy.  The demonstration is anticipated to last one hour.

U.S. government personnel are advised that the Embassy front entrance will be closed to all pedestrian traffic for the duration of the event.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the U.S. Embassy front entrance for the duration of the event.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
Phone number: +603-2168-5000
Email address:
Embassy website:

State Department – Consular Affairs
Phone number: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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