Tense political situation continues in Pakistan

The political standoff in Pakistan continues as tens of thousands of anti-government protesters marched into he so-called red zone to reach Pakistan's parliament in defiance of security forces. Authorities pleaded for calm and have warned of possible bloodshed.

Travellers should avoid any public gatherings or political protests, since they may become violent without notice.

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