News Alerts

21 Aug 2020 | 01:05 PM UTC

Cyprus: Demonstrators to gather nationwide August 21

Cyprus News Alert

Motorcyclists to demonstrate nationwide on August 21 to denounce decree restricting motorcycle use; anticipate disruptions to overland travel

TIMEFRAME expected from 8/21/2020, 12:00 AM until 8/22/2020, 11:59 PM (Europe/Nicosia). COUNTRY/REGION Cyprus

Event

Motorcyclists are set to gather across Cyprus on Friday, August 21, to denounce a controversial degree restricting the use of motorcycles. Reportedly, the demonstrations are set to commence at 19:00 (local time), and are set to form convoys of no more than 50 vehicles in order to adhere to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) measures. Each convoy will reportedly conclude with a rally at the following locations: Ayia Napa's Water Park parking lot, Larnaca's Europe Square, Limassol's Enaerios parking lot, Nicosia's GSP Stadium parking lot, and Paphos' Stelios Kyriakides Stadium parking lot.

A heightened security presence and localized disruption in the vicinity of the rallies should be anticipated. 

Advice

Those in Cyprus are advised to monitor the situation, avoid all demonstrations as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by 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