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Guerrero, Mexico: Villagers Oppose Arrests of Community Police by Military

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Militares arremeten contra pobladores de Petaquillas Guerrero

Youtube video Posted by Agencia de Noticias Guerrero on Feb 6, 2015

“Habitantes de la comunidad de Petaquillas bloquean la carretera federal en el tramo carretero Petaquillas-Mazatl├ín en exigencia de la libertad de tres comunitarios detenidos y trasladados a la PGR en Chilpancingo.”

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Mexico: Guerrero state HQ torched in demo for missing students

Guerrero state HQ in flames during protests over missing/murdered students.

Guerrero state HQ in flames during protests over missing/murdered students.

, AFP, Oct 13, 2014

Chilpancingo (Mexico) (AFP) – Protesters torched a state government building in southern Mexico in a day of angry demonstrations over the disappearance of 43 students missing since gang-linked police attacked them.

Hundreds of students and teachers ransacked Guerrero state’s sprawling headquarters in the regional capital Chilpancingo, allowing workers to leave before breaking windows and setting a building on fire. Read the rest of this entry