Philippines, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Ongoing protests in Quezon City – Philippines

2024-02-28: Many protesters are marching to the House of Representatives on Wednesday (28 February) in Quezon City. Reportedly, the demonstrators were blocked and dispersed by the security officials in riot gear while they were gearing up to stage a protest at the South Gate of the House of Representatives to call for the immediate passage of the wage hike bill for private sector workers.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Violent clashes between protesters and security forces are possible. Travellers are advised to exercise caution, to strictly avoid demonstrations, road blockades, large gatherings, and deployments of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.