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Mexico: See farmers ram Interior Ministry gates with TRACTORS01:28

Mexico: See farmers ram Interior Ministry gates with TRACTORS

Mexico, Mexico City
December 6, 2014 at 23:12 GMT +00:00 · Published

Approximately 2,500 people from 27 of Mexico's 32 states, along with 43 tractors, marched through the streets of Mexico City on Friday, calling for fairer market prices for produce and for the safe return of 43 missing students. The protest was organised by the agricultural organisation 'El Barzon.'

The marchers gathered at the Angel of Independence monument, and proceeded to the offices of the Interior Ministry. Upon arriving, some of the protesters rammed gates with their tractors.

Forty-three students went missing on September 26 after being detained by police in Iguala, a city in the state of Guerrero. Thousands have protested since, calling for justice and the safe return of the missing students.

Mexico: See farmers ram Interior Ministry gates with TRACTORS01:28
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Approximately 2,500 people from 27 of Mexico's 32 states, along with 43 tractors, marched through the streets of Mexico City on Friday, calling for fairer market prices for produce and for the safe return of 43 missing students. The protest was organised by the agricultural organisation 'El Barzon.'

The marchers gathered at the Angel of Independence monument, and proceeded to the offices of the Interior Ministry. Upon arriving, some of the protesters rammed gates with their tractors.

Forty-three students went missing on September 26 after being detained by police in Iguala, a city in the state of Guerrero. Thousands have protested since, calling for justice and the safe return of the missing students.

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