Date
November 03, 2020

Security Magazine recently featured WorldAware's analysis of the upcoming US election, presented by WorldAware's Intelligence Analyst and Americas regional expert, Jose de Bastos.

Due to the complexity of the electoral system and the consequences of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, it is highly likely that the winner of the election will not be legally recognized on election night.
-Jose de Bastos, WorldAware's Intelligence Analyst

Potentially disruptive, and possibly violent, protests are likely in multiple U.S. cities amid the presidential election slated for today regardless of the outcome, according to WorldAware, a GardaWorld company. Due to the complexity of the electoral system and the consequences of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, it is highly likely that the winner of the election will not be legally recognized on election night and that major protests by activists supportive of both major parties will occur for an indeterminate period, with the possibility of clashes, arson, looting, and other violence, reaching unprecedented levels, says WorldAware.


 

The original article was published on October 9. Read the intelligence analysis here.

 

Read the full article by Security Magazine by clicking here.