1 week Colombians march to end violence Manilatimes |World
BOGOTA: Thousands of indigenous people demonstrated in southwestern Colombia on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) demanding an end to violence, on the day commemorating Christopher Columbus’ arrival in the Americas. Clashes also broke out between police and protesters in Chile as hundreds demonstrated in favor of the Mapuche indigenous people on the day known in many countries in the region as the “Day of the Race.” Dressed in green and red and carrying traditional sticks, the demonstrators converged on the city of Cali where they hope to meet President Ivan Duque. ... more