‘Egregious’ police abuse against Colombian protesters: Report

Jun 10, 2021

Demonstrations have been held in Colombia’s capital after protest leaders called on people to “Take Over Bogota”.

What started as anger over proposed tax reform has turned into weeks of unrest against inequality.

And a new report by Human Rights Watch is criticising the police response, after at least 20 protesters were killed.

Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from Bogota, Colombia.

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