On 20 May 2021, the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur issued a Demonstration Alert regarding a planned protest outside the embassy, which reads in part as follows: “Location: U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur

“Event: An scheduled demonstration on Jalan Tun Razak in front of the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur on May 21, 2021.

“A protest against the U.S. government is scheduled to occur the afternoon of Friday, May 21, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM on Jalan Tun Razak in front of the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur.

“Beginning at noon on May 21, 2021, the U.S. Embassy front entrance will be closed to all pedestrian traffic until the completion of the demonstration.”