Anti-Islam group, PERGIDA, calling for demonstrations in 14 European countries on February 6, 2016

The anti-Islam group, PERGIDA, has called for their groups in 14 countries to hold demonstrations against the “the islamisation” of Europe. The 14 countries where demonstrations may occur include: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Estonia, England, Finland, France, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Switzerland and Spain. There will also be a rally in Dublin, Ireland.

Advice For Travellers

To minimize safety risk, avoid any areas where large numbers of people have gathered or any rallies or protests. Opposing groups may also demonstrate. There is the potential for violence. Information on exact locations and numbers of expected participants is not available at this time.

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