Mexico: IIDs and Pyrotechnics Thrown at Construction Workers

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Wed, 11/09/2022 - 11:52
TRIPwire, 9 November 2022 On 7 November 2022, an organized student movement threw improvised incendiary devices (IIDs) and pyrotechnics during a protest at the Double Overpass of the North Poniente Bypass construction site in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, seizing machinery and equipment. No further device details have been released and no injuries were reported. The protesters also threatened the construction workers and passing motorists on the road.