URGENT: TIPNIS’ leaders have been arrested by Bolivian police!

Pagina Siete reports in its website: early this afternoon (9/25/11), police in light vehicles took a number of the TIPNIS leaders. Police threw tear gas and a number of indigenous people were arrested, among others, Celso Padilla and Fernando Vargas. Because of the gas, reporters could not see who else was arrested.

http://www.paginasiete.bo/2011-09-25/Nacional/Destacados/tipnis.aspx

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