July 28, 2012

Mapuches Maintain Peaceful Occupation of UNICEF Office

Santiago, Chile, July 28 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the Mapuche people maintained for the third consecutive day on Sunday their indefinite peaceful occupation of the UN Children Fund (UNICEF) office here, demanding the pullout of special Carabineros (police) from La Araucania.

They are members of the Mapuche Territorial Alliance (ATM) demanding UNICEF to intercede with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to ask the Chilean government for the pullout of police troops from Arauco. Read more.

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