Myanmar: Demonstrations Across Myanmar on 10 December

According to the US Embassy, demonstrations are planned on 10 December for Yangon and Mandalay in support of State Counsellor, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. In Yangon, the gathering will take place at Mahabandoola Park from 13:00 to 15:30 (local time). Similar spontaneous demonstrations are expected to take place in various cities across Myanmar.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, avoid areas of large public gatherings or protests. Even events intended to be peaceful can escalate unexpectedly and quickly become violent.