News Alerts

06 Jan 2020 | 02:11 AM UTC

Cyprus: NGO organizes solidarity protest in Famagusta January 7

Cyprus News Alert

Human rights NGO announces a solidarity demonstration in Famagusta on January 7; heightened security presence and localized transportation disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 1/6/2020, 12:00 AM until 1/7/2020, 11:59 PM (Europe/Nicosia). COUNTRY/REGION Cyprus

Event

A human rights non-governmental organization (NGO) is planning a protest in Famagusta on Tuesday, January 7, in solidarity with a 19-year-old Briton due to stand trial for "public mischief" after police allegedly forced her to withdraw her gang rape claim. Participants plan to meet at the Famagusta District Court at 08:30 (local time).

A heightened security presence and localized transportation disruptions are expected near the protest site.

Advice

Individuals in Famagusta are advised to monitor developments, avoid all protests and demonstrations, anticipate disruptions to transportation, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news