Large silent march in Hong Kong on November 8, 2016

A large silent march is scheduled for November 8 in Hong Kong. This demonstration comes after about 8000 people gathered to protest on Sunday.

Advice For Travellers

The march may interfere with road travel. Have alternate routes planned.

During Sunday’s protest, there were some clashes between police and protesters, and police used pepper spray in some areas. To minimize safety risk, avoid large public gatherings or any areas of the march or demonstrations. Peaceful situations can quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent.