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Paraguay landless peasants-police shootout kills 18; Army moves into the area

Saturday, June 16th 2012 - 02:53 UTC
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Paraguay sent the Army after at least 18 people were killed and over eighty wounded, many of them seriously, on Friday in armed clashes that erupted when police tried to evict landless peasant farmers squatting a privately-owned farm in Paraguay, officials said. Read full article

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  • Yomp to victory

    OMG! Paraguay are militarising the region. Call the UN C24!!

    Jun 16th, 2012 - 09:02 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Pugol-H

    Time for Paraguay to demand the return of the land illegally stolen from it by Brazil and Argentina at the end of the war of the triple alliance.

    When the Paraguayan population of the region was annihilated (never mind expelled), and an Argintinian population implanted.

    Such hypocrites

    Jun 17th, 2012 - 10:34 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • wesley mouch

    CFK should give the Paraguayans their land back. She is demanding the Malvinas but she needs to give the land back to Asuncion first

    Jun 17th, 2012 - 06:55 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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