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Land Riot

Posted June. 08, 2006 03:01,   


Some 300 landless farmers stormed into the Brazilian parliament on June 6, leaving at least 26 injured. The protesters, members of a Brazilian farmers group MLST (Movement to Liberate Landless Peasants) overturned cars and collided with the police, calling for a swift passage of a land reform bill. The police put all of them into custody.