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29 Jan 2020 | 04:53 AM UTC

Argentina: Protest scheduled in Buenos Aires January 29

Union collective calls for protest in Buenos Aires on January 29; transportation disruptions and heightened security presence expected



The Frente Izquierda Unida (FIU) union collective has called for a protest in Buenos Aires on Wednesday, January 29, to oppose a bill over foreign debt payments. They have asked participants to gather at the doors of the National Congress as of 17:30 (local time). Associated transportation disruptions and a heightened security presence are expected in the vicinity of the protests.


Individuals in Buenos Aires area are advised to avoid all protests as a precaution, monitor the situation, allow ample travel time, and obey instructions issued by the local authorities.