Protesters confronted Carlos Alvarado as the Costa Rican president left the National Theater in San José on Wednesday morning.
According to Enrique Arguedas, Deputy General Director of the Fuerza Pública, protesters surrounded the building in an attempt to stop the President from leaving. When Alvarado did exit the National Theater, protesters insulted the president and became physically aggressive against his police escort.
The President was unhurt, and Arguedas said no protesters were immediately detained.
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