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21 Nov 2020 | 08:04 AM UTC

France: Activists plan protest against COVID-19 restrictions in Lyon November 23

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Protest against COVID-19 restrictions to be held at Place Bellecour in Lyon on November 23; heightened security presence and localized disruptions possible in the vicinity

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/21/2020, 12:00 AM until 11/23/2020, 11:59 PM (Europe/Paris). COUNTRY/REGION Lyon

Event

Activists plan to hold a demonstration against current coronavirus disease (COVID-19) related restrictions in Lyon on Monday, November 23. Participants will gather at Place Bellecour at 14:30 (local time) before marching to Place des Terreaux via Rue du President Edouard Herriot. The event is likely to be well attended.

A heightened security presence is expected in the vicinity of the demonstration and security forces may disperse the protest due to current restrictions over public gatherings.

Advice

Those in Lyon are advised to monitor the situation, avoid the protest site as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by local authorities.

 

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