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Colombia: Scuffles break out as 15k students shut down Bogota highway01:47

Colombia: Scuffles break out as 15k students shut down Bogota highway

Colombia, Bogota
November 16, 2018 at 04:31 GMT +00:00 · Published

Scuffles broke out at a student protest after thousands marched down a highway in Bogota on Thursday.

Some 15,000 students, demanding a higher budget for further education, were on the receiving end of tear gas after managing to close down a highway in the city’s north.

Some 30 protesters were arrested as a result of the demonstration.

Colombia: Scuffles break out as 15k students shut down Bogota highway01:47
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Scuffles broke out at a student protest after thousands marched down a highway in Bogota on Thursday.

Some 15,000 students, demanding a higher budget for further education, were on the receiving end of tear gas after managing to close down a highway in the city’s north.

Some 30 protesters were arrested as a result of the demonstration.

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