Location: Paris, multiple locations
Event: Potential disruptions or clashes with police instigated by extremist groups infiltrating otherwise peaceful protests against the health pass are possible this Saturday, September 11:
- 10:00 assembly at Place Wagram, departure at 1:00 p.m. towards Conseil d’Etat (Place du Palais Royal) until 6:00 p.m.
- Noon assembly at Cochin Hospital (14th), departure at 1:30 p.m. towards Conseil d’Etat (Place du Palais Royal) until 6:00 p.m.
- 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. from Place Pierre Laroque (7th) – Ministere de la Sante to Place Denfert Rochereau.
Multiple other demonstrations against are expected throughout France on Saturday.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the areas of the demonstrations
- Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests
- Monitor local media for updates and public transport disruptions
- Be aware of your surroundings
- Keep a low profile
U.S. citizens may monitor English-language French media at the following:
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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