Republican Party

FBI Warns of Anarchist Protests at GOP Convention

Claim that some groups will try to close bridges and disrupt proceedings


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Aug. 23 (UPI) — The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security are warning anarchists may attack the Republican National Convention in Florida.

The warning, which came Wednesday, said the plan may involve disrupting traffic on the Tampa Bay area's bridges during the convention, the Tampa Bay Times reported.