Large demonstrations in Kuala Lumpur, February 18, 2017

On February 18, large demonstrations will take place in Kuala Lumpur at locations, including Padang Merbok and Taman Jaya Park.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, avoid large public gatherings or demonstrations. Even peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly become violent. In some countries, including Malaysia, it is illegal for foreigners to participate in protests and demonstrations.