Bolivia Indians in road protest

Bolivia Indians in road protest

Cochabamba : Bolivia | Aug 15, 2011 at 10:43 AM PDT
Source: BBC
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Indigenous Bolivians march against Amazon road Traditional dancers sent the marchers on their way Hundreds of Amazonian Indians in Bolivia have begun a long march in protest at the construction of a road through a pristine rainforest reserve. Activists say the road will encourage illegal settlement... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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Evo Morales became Bolivia's first indigenous leader in 2005
Evo Morales became Bolivia's first indigenous leader in 2005
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