TRUCKERS' STRIKE * Colombia: Demanding an increase in cargo prices
* Bogota - Striking truckers clash with police in
Colombia's capital as part of a strike now in its sixth week.. The demonstrators took control of a street Wednesday with the intention of disrupting Independence Day festivities underway in downtown Bogota. They burned tires and threw rocks before being dispersed by riot police... Truckers went on strike last month demanding an increase in cargo prices. One person died in clashes earlier this month...
(Photo: Colombia truckers' strike) -- Bogota, Colombia - The Associated Press/The Trucker (USA) - 25 July 2016
Labels: strikes and protests