Security Alert: Planned Demonstrations

U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
Security Alert: Planned Demonstrations
August 23, 2019


Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur


Planned demonstrations are expected to take place on Friday, August 23 and Saturday, August 24, 2019 in Little India, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur.   Local police have advised the public to avoid the Brickfields area during these demonstrations.

Actions to Take:
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
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