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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