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France: Anti-government demonstrations in Lyon and Paris May 5

Anti-government demonstration to take place in Lyon and Paris on May 5; avoid all protests and anticipate traffic disruptions

04 mai 07h57 UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 3/5/2018, 12h00 until 5/5/2018, 11h59 (Europe/Paris). COUNTRY/REGION Paris, Lyon

Event

Anti-government protests are scheduled to take place in Paris and Lyon on Saturday, May 5. In Paris, demonstrators are expected to rally at 14:00 (local time) at Place de l'Opéra, before marching to Place de la Bastille. Protesters in Lyon will gather at 14:00 at Place des Terreau. According to local sources, the demonstrations are organized in protest of reforms carried out by the government of President Emmanuel Macron. Similar demonstrations are possible in other cities throughout France. Anticipate a heightened security presence and transportation disruptions in the vicinity of any gatherings.

Advice

Individuals present in France are advised to avoid all protests as a precaution and allow for extra time to reach destinations in the vicinity of demonstrations.

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