21 October 2012
Embassy Notice 34/2012
Please be aware that planned demonstrations may occur this evening Sunday, 21 October 2012 at different locations - the Al Irada Square in front of the National Assembly in Kuwait City, the Kuwait Justice Palace downtown Kuwait City and the Kuwait Cabinet Office. These demonstrations may spread to surrounding areas of Kuwait.
In line with our existing Travel Advice, we advise British Nationals to avoid areas where there is a potential for large public gatherings and demonstrations to occur, to take sensible precautions for their personal safety, and to follow news reports.
The above email was received by me earlier today. They are usually pretty accurate.
Saw this pic posted on Twitter along with this comment - Military police & other security forces blanket portions