News Alerts

23 Sep 2020 | 05:04 AM UTC

Paraguay: Demonstration held in Asunción September 21

Paraguay News Alert

Demonstration held in Asunción on September 21; avoid all demonstrations and anticipate associated disruptions

TIMEFRAME expected from 9/23/2020, 12:00 AM until 9/25/2020, 11:59 PM (America/Asuncion). COUNTRY/REGION Asunción


Demonstrators congregated in hundreds of vehicles in Asunción on Monday, September 21, to protest against alleged government corruption and intended state reforms. Participants reportedly met at various points in the city before gathering along the two lanes of the Costanera. Overland disruptions were reported as police erected barriers and road blockades in the vicinity of the rally. Reports indicate that protests were called for in 14 other locations in Paraguay.

Further associated demonstrations are possible in the near term. Localized overland travel disruptions and a heightened security presence should be anticipated in the vicinity of any protest site.


Those in Paraguay are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all demonstrations and political gatherings 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