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27 Oct 2020 | 11:51 PM UTC

Italy: Police clash with protesters in Rome October 27

Italy News Alert

Police clash with protesters in Rome on October 27; avoid protesters

TIMEFRAME expected from 10/27/2020, 12:00 AM until 10/28/2020, 11:59 PM (Europe/Rome). COUNTRY/REGION Rome

Event

Police have clashed with protesters who had gathered in Rome on Tuesday, October 27, to denounce recently introduced coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions. Demonstrators gathered in the vicinity of Piazza del Popolo where they threw firecrackers and smoke bombs at police who charged the protesters to disperse them. Clashes were also reported on Piazza Della Libertà, Piazzale Flaminio, and Ponte Regina Margherita.

Further protesters regarding the issue are possible across Rome in the near term.

Advice

Those in Rome are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all protests and demonstrations as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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