Police clash with youths leading up to Formula One Grand Prix race

Leading up to the Formula One Grand Prix race, about 10,000 people gathered to demonstrate in support of democracy. The rally was peaceful until youths began rioting and clashed with police who responded with tear gas. Authorities warn about possible continued demonstrations since the race brings added media coverage of the demonstrations. Travellers should avoid public gatherings and demonstrations as the situation can become violent without warning.

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