Most of the people say that” I am environmentalist and I am always giving support to the indigenous people rights”. But, only very few people acts with the thoughts what they said. This is a hypocrisy. Tseltales people are not trying to save only own lands. They are trying to save lands of the planet Earth. Those lands are yours as well as theirs. When will the rest of world support to them?
Police shoot at indigenous Tseltales from San Sebastián Bachajón when they try to recover their lands near the Agua Azul waterfalls.
January 11, 2015
Alert Latest News – four large lorries full of police have arrived at the Agua Azul crossroads
Adherents to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle blocked the turning to the waterfalls of Agua Azul at 6.30 am on the 11th January, in resistance against the dispossession of their lands which took place on 9th January.
The state police placed barricades of trees five hundred meters from the turning to the waterfalls, while shooting at them with rubber bullets and live ammunition from a van and a truck of the local and state police.
The attack lasted about fifteen to twenty minutes. At the moment there are thought to be two who have been injured by rubber bullets, and one by a…
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