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10 Jul 2019 | 08:23 AM UTC

Colombia: Taxi drivers’ strike scheduled in Medellin on July 10

Colombia News Alert

Taxi drivers in Medellin plan to strike July 10; transportation disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 7/10/2019, 12:00 AM until 7/11/2019, 11:59 PM (America/Bogota). COUNTRY/REGION Medellín


Taxi drivers are slated to protest against app-based ride-sharing services and new circulation restrictions on Wednesday, July 10, in Medellin. The march will take place in 10 zones throughout Medellin and begin between 04:30 (local time) and 05:00 and is expected to last most of the day. Officials are expecting the participation of at least 5000 taxi drivers, out of a total of 19,250 taxi drivers in all of Medellin.

Transport disruptions are to be expected city-wide.  


Individuals in Medellin are advised to monitor developments to the situation, prepare for transportation disruptions and make alternative arrangements if possible, avoid all protests as a precaution, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities.


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