Subject: Demonstration Alert: Large Anti-Government Protests Scheduled for January 26, 2022 in Bratislava
Event: The protest is scheduled to start at 16:00 and will take place at three locations.
Protest Locations:Hodžovo námestie(Presidential Palace), Námestie slobody (Government of Slovakia), Námestie SNP (Old Market Hall)
Date: Wednesday, January 26
Time: from 16:00 to 20:00
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