Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hong Kong and Macau (19 July 2019)

Demonstration Alert

Location:

  • Causeway Bay
  • Victoria Park
  • Wan Chai
  • Admiralty
  • Central Government Complex of Hong Kong SAR
  • Tamar Park
  • Central
  • Court of Final Appeal

Event:
Media report large turnouts are expected for protests on Hong Kong Island on Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21. Over the past month, protests surrounding proposed changes to the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance and the government’s response have intermittently turned confrontational.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Keep a low profile.

Assistance: