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Peru: Students clash with police over road project at Lima university01:04

Peru: Students clash with police over road project at Lima university

Peru, Lima
September 18, 2019 at 08:44 GMT +00:00 · Published

A group of students from the San Marcos National University clashed with police before taking control over the campus in Lima on Tuesday. Protesters want to stop the construction of a road on the territory of the university.

The project was first proposed in 2006 by a former Lima mayor but was blocked by protesting students. Now they are protesting against the latest plan which was supported by the university's rector.

Peru: Students clash with police over road project at Lima university01:04
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A group of students from the San Marcos National University clashed with police before taking control over the campus in Lima on Tuesday. Protesters want to stop the construction of a road on the territory of the university.

The project was first proposed in 2006 by a former Lima mayor but was blocked by protesting students. Now they are protesting against the latest plan which was supported by the university's rector.