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18 Jun 2019 | 12:22 PM UTC

Brazil: Police officers and firefighters plan indefinite strike in Rio Grande June 17

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Police officers and firefighters protest in Rio Grande on June 17 amid ongoing indefinite strike; further protests likely

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/18/2019, 12:00 AM until 6/25/2019, 11:59 PM (America/Sao_Paulo). COUNTRY/REGION Rio Grande, Natal

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An indefinite work stoppage by police officers and firefighters began on Monday, June 17, in the state of Rio Grande to protest delayed salary payments and salary readjustments. On Monday, June 17, a protest took place in front of the governor's office in the state capital of Natal. Further associated demonstrations are likely in Natal and major urban areas. Delays to police and firefighters operations, along with an increase in criminal activities are possible during the strike.


Individuals in Rio Grande, and particularly Natal, are advised to monitor the situation, avoid all public demonstrations as a precaution, anticipate localized disruption and a heightened security presence in the event of any demonstrations, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities.


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