A national mobilization has been called to protest the targeted murders of social and human rights leaders in Colombia. The protest, under the title "Defendamos la Paz" (defend peace), will take place in 28? cities, notably in Bogota, Medellin, and Cali.
A heightened security presence and transportation disruptions should be expected surrounding all protests. Clashes between protesters and security forces cannot be ruled out.
Individuals in Colombia are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all protests as a precaution, and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.
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