Protest

12
Apr
13:35 UTC

Mexico Tactical: Two protests slated to take place in Mexico City from 11:00 (local time) on April 12; allot for disruptions

Please be advised

  • According to reports, two protests will be held in the Cuauhtemoc Federal District in Mexico City on April 12. 
  • A demonstration is slated to take place at 11:00 (local time) at the Avenida Insurgentes Sur 20, Colonia Roma by the group Huellas de la Memoria. Another protest will be held at the same time at Lieja 7, Colonia Juarez by the group Siembra Cultura A.C.

Assessments

  1. Based on the mobilization capabilities of the groups, each protest is expected to witness a turnout ranging from the high-dozens to low-hundreds, with the protest by Huellas de la Memoria expected to be the largest.
  2. The protests are expected to transpire largely peacefully, although the potential for isolated scuffles remains. As such, a bolstered security presence can be expected in the vicinity of the slated protest locations to monitor proceedings.
  3.  Disruptions to pedestrian and vehicular traffic can be expected in the vicinity of the aforementioned locations from the late morning hours onwards.

Recommendations

Those operating or residing in Mexico City on April 12 are advised to allot for disruptions to travel in the vicinity of the aforementioned locations from the morning hours onwards due to the planned protests.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL Medium
AFFECTED AREA Mexico City, Mexico
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL Low
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible

Please be advised

  • According to reports, two protests will be held in the Cuauhtemoc Federal District in Mexico City on April 12. 
  • A demonstration is slated to take place at 11:00 (local time) at the Avenida Insurgentes Sur 20, Colonia Roma by the group Huellas de la Memoria. Another protest will be held at the same time at Lieja 7, Colonia Juarez by the group Siembra Cultura A.C.

Assessments

  1. Based on the mobilization capabilities of the groups, each protest is expected to witness a turnout ranging from the high-dozens to low-hundreds, with the protest by Huellas de la Memoria expected to be the largest.
  2. The protests are expected to transpire largely peacefully, although the potential for isolated scuffles remains. As such, a bolstered security presence can be expected in the vicinity of the slated protest locations to monitor proceedings.
  3.  Disruptions to pedestrian and vehicular traffic can be expected in the vicinity of the aforementioned locations from the late morning hours onwards.

Recommendations

Those operating or residing in Mexico City on April 12 are advised to allot for disruptions to travel in the vicinity of the aforementioned locations from the morning hours onwards due to the planned protests.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL Medium
AFFECTED AREA Mexico City, Mexico
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL Low
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible