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06 Nov 2020 | 05:54 AM UTC

New Caledonia: Demonstration scheduled in South Province on November 6

New Caledonia News Alert

Demonstration scheduled in South Province on November 6; disruption likely

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/6/2020, 12:00 AM until 11/7/2020, 11:59 PM (Pacific/Noumea). COUNTRY/REGION South province

Event

A demonstration is scheduled to take place in parts of South Province on Friday, November 6. The demonstration is being held to protest against ongoing negotiations over the sale of a mine near Yate. Participants are set to gather at the Sports Roundabout to block access to the plant.

A heightened security presence and associated disruptions to transportation are likely in the vicinity of the gathering in the near term. Clashes between security forces and protesters cannot be ruled out or attempt to remove roadblocks.

Advice

Those in South Province are advised to anticipate disruptions, minimize time spent in the vicinity of the gathering, and heed all instructions issued by local authorities.

 

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