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16 Nov 2018 | 01:40 PM UTC

Germany: Protest and counter-protest in Bonn Nov. 18

Germany News Alert

Protest and counter-protest set to take place in Bonn on November 18 over the UN Migration Pact; associated disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/16/2018, 12:00 AM until 11/18/2018, 11:59 PM (Europe/Berlin). COUNTRY/REGION Bonn

Event

A protest organized by the far-right Identitarian Movement is set to take place in Bonn on Sunday, November 18, to denounce the UN Migration Pact. Participants will gather at the United Nations Square at 14:00 (local time). A counter-demonstration will reportedly take place in the vicinity. A heightened security presence is to be anticipated.

Associated transportation disruptions, along with potential clashes between rival protesters and with police, are expected.

Context

The UN Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration, approved in July, is an intergovernmental agreement striving to improve international collaboration and governance on migration.

Advice

Individuals in Bonn are advised to avoid all protests as a precaution.

 

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