Update for large demonstration expected on November 19, 2016, in Seoul, Korea

The U.K. government has posted a notice that a large demonstration is planned for November 19, in Seoul, Korea. The demonstration will begin at 13:00 at Seoul Plaza and Gwanghwamun Square and continue along the roads across Jung-gu and Jongro-gu from around 4pm.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, always avoid large public gatherings, demonstrations and rallies. Peaceful situations can sometimes quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent.