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The Upcoming Week’s Top News Alerts from Crisis24 - December 10 - 16

By: Lola Saldana
December 10, 2018

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France: Hundreds of “yellow vest” protesters arrested as clashes continue Dec. 8

Police arrest more than 500 people and 55 others are wounded in clashes as “yellow vest” protests continue on December 8; more protests and associated violent incidents are likely in the coming days. Read more
 

 

What to watch out for this week

 

Albania: Additional nationwide student protests possible

Further student protests are possible in Albania in coming days; associated traffic disruptions expected. Read more

 

France: Transportation strikes planned nationwide December 13-15

The General Confederation of Labor (CGT) union announces transportation services strikes on December 13-15; bus, metro, and rail disruptions expected nationwide. Read more

 

Togo: Authorities ban opposition protests December 6-18

Authorities ban opposition protests scheduled to take place nationwide and in Lomé between December 6-18. Read more

 

Haiti: Nationwide demonstrations December 9, 10, 16

Opposition groups to stage nationwide demonstrations on December 9, 10, and 16; heightened security presence expected, violence possible. Read more

 

Guinea: Political opposition to protest in Conakry December 13

Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UFDG) opposition party plans to hold demonstrations in Conakry on December 13; heightened security measures expected. Read more
 

 

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