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29 Jun 2020 | 10:58 PM UTC

Spain: Health workers protest in central Madrid June 29

Spain News Alert

Health workers gather to demand job security in central Madrid on June 29; monitor situation

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/29/2020, 12:00 AM until 7/2/2020, 11:59 PM (Europe/Madrid). COUNTRY/REGION Madrid

Event

Health workers gathered in Madrid's Puerta del Sol square to demand better job security on Monday, June 29. Protesters have gathered with signs such as "who will look after the people who look after you?", wore face masks and mostly kept to social distancing regulations. The protesters claim to represent a group of around 10,000 health professionals who have been contracted to assist during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Madrid and face uncertainty regarding the future of their jobs after the peak of the pandemic.

Further associated protests may occur in the near term.

Advice

Individuals in Madrid are advised to monitor developments, avoid all protests as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by local authorities.

 

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