Peru, police disperse land squatters at archaelogical site

Posted on January 30, 2011 • Filed under: Archaeology, Peru, Police/Military Activity, Social Issues, TRAVEL

This past Friday, national police were called to the archaeology site of Huayacán Pariachi located in Distrito Ate., in the province of Lima. Thousands of Peruvians had taken possession the hillsides around the site. A police helicopter was called in and sprayed the residents with tear gas. Inhabitants claimed the may had offered the space as part of his campaign. Source: La Razon online

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