Brazil indigenous group clashes with police in Congress

BBC

Indigenous protesters in Brasilia Indigenous leaders say the government of Dilma Rousseff should do more to protect their people.

Brazilian indigenous protesters armed with bows and arrows have clashed with police inside the National Congress building in the capital, Brasilia
Brazilian indigenous protesters armed with bows and arrows have clashed with police inside the National Congress building in the capital, Brasilia

The group, with some 30 men, tried to break into the building to protest against a bill on indigenous lands.

Police officers used pepper spray and blocked access to a committee that was due to vote on the proposal. Continue reading Brazil indigenous group clashes with police in Congress