Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Indonesia Police Destroy Indigenous Village


InterContinental Cry
Indonesia Police Destroy Indigenous Village
Posted: 29 Dec 2008 11:19 AM CST
On December 18 Indonesian police forces violently evicted 400 indigenous people from their land in the province of Riau on the eastern coast of Sumatra. According to Amnesty International, approximately 700 local security forces entered the village of Suluk Bongka, firing bullets and tear gas. “As the villagers fled into the forest, two helicopters then dropped what [...]


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