This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
USA: Protesters scuffle with feds over border wall construction near Arizona springs03:12

USA: Protesters scuffle with feds over border wall construction near Arizona springs

United States, Quitobaquito
September 23, 2020 at 07:38 GMT -00:00 · Published

Scuffles broke out between protesters and federal authorities over a stretch of US-Mexico border wall going up in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in southwestern Arizona on Monday.

The O'odham Anti Border Collective led a small group of protesters against wall construction on ancestral tribal land and close to Quitobaquito Springs across Central and Southern Arizona.

Protesters were seen holding banner "Borders = Genocide" while some of the onlooking construction workers recorded the action on their phones.

In June, US President Donald Trump signed a section of San Luis, Arizona, border wall, marking the construction of 200 miles (321,9 km) of fence along the US-Mexico border.

USA: Protesters scuffle with feds over border wall construction near Arizona springs03:12
No Account? Sign up!
Description

Scuffles broke out between protesters and federal authorities over a stretch of US-Mexico border wall going up in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in southwestern Arizona on Monday.

The O'odham Anti Border Collective led a small group of protesters against wall construction on ancestral tribal land and close to Quitobaquito Springs across Central and Southern Arizona.

Protesters were seen holding banner "Borders = Genocide" while some of the onlooking construction workers recorded the action on their phones.

In June, US President Donald Trump signed a section of San Luis, Arizona, border wall, marking the construction of 200 miles (321,9 km) of fence along the US-Mexico border.

Top downloads in last 24 hours
Pool for subscribers only
01:36
USA: NASA spacecraft touches surface of asteroid in historic operationUSA: NASA spacecraft touches surface of asteroid in historic operation
October 21, 2020 at 03:43 GMT -00:00
02:28
France: Thousands attend silent march in honour of murdered teacherFrance: Thousands attend silent march in honour of murdered teacher
October 21, 2020 at 00:18 GMT -00:00
04:30
NAILardo da Vinci! Chinese artist uses thousands of nails to draw stunning portraitsNAILardo da Vinci! Chinese artist uses thousands of nails to draw stunning portraits
October 20, 2020 at 19:01 GMT -00:00
04:41
Elderly rural Japanese reenactment of Beatles' iconic Abbey Road goes viralElderly rural Japanese reenactment of Beatles' iconic Abbey Road goes viral
October 20, 2020 at 06:27 GMT -00:00
01:57
Russian diver has friendly encounter with Beluga whale near Popov IslandRussian diver has friendly encounter with Beluga whale near Popov Island
October 20, 2020 at 21:10 GMT -00:00
01:34
Pakistan: Several killed and injured in explosion at Karachi buildingPakistan: Several killed and injured in explosion at Karachi building
October 21, 2020 at 08:01 GMT -00:00
03:20
Syria: Enormous 1,520 kg laurel soap unveiled in Aleppo as historic manufacturer reopensSyria: Enormous 1,520 kg laurel soap unveiled in Aleppo as historic manufacturer reopens
October 20, 2020 at 22:48 GMT -00:00
02:47
Switzerland: UN envoy announces agreements between Libya's warring parties at Geneva talksSwitzerland: UN envoy announces agreements between Libya's warring parties at Geneva talks
October 21, 2020 at 11:00 GMT -00:00
03:18
Nigeria: Three killed during Abuja End SARS protest as military operation begins *DISTRESSING CONTENT* Nigeria: Three killed during Abuja End SARS protest as military operation begins *DISTRESSING CONTENT*
October 20, 2020 at 22:01 GMT -00:00
03:22
France: Pantin Muslim community reacts after mosque shut over hate speech targeting PatyFrance: Pantin Muslim community reacts after mosque shut over hate speech targeting Paty
October 20, 2020 at 17:56 GMT -00:00
01:18
Georgia: Armed man takes hostages at bank in Zugdidi Georgia: Armed man takes hostages at bank in Zugdidi
October 21, 2020 at 13:15 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:41
Nigeria: Police station set ablaze as protests lead to Lagos curfewNigeria: Police station set ablaze as protests lead to Lagos curfew
October 20, 2020 at 20:19 GMT -00:00
04:33
The universe inside an airplane! World's first planetarium aboard Japanese jetThe universe inside an airplane! World's first planetarium aboard Japanese jet
October 19, 2020 at 12:59 GMT -00:00
00:48
Georgia: Armoured vehicles, helicopter dispatched in Zugdidi hostage situation Georgia: Armoured vehicles, helicopter dispatched in Zugdidi hostage situation
October 21, 2020 at 18:43 GMT -00:00
03:01
Spain: Health workers demand better working conditions at Madrid hospital protestSpain: Health workers demand better working conditions at Madrid hospital protest
October 20, 2020 at 15:17 GMT -00:00
05:56
89 and still ROLLING! Octogenarian longboarder skates his way around near Vancouver89 and still ROLLING! Octogenarian longboarder skates his way around near Vancouver
October 21, 2020 at 11:27 GMT -00:00
02:22
France: Hundreds rally in support of Palestine in ParisFrance: Hundreds rally in support of Palestine in Paris
October 24, 2015 at 03:16 GMT -00:00
01:11
USA: Strong winds reignite CalWood fires in ColoradoUSA: Strong winds reignite CalWood fires in Colorado
October 21, 2020 at 10:36 GMT -00:00
View all videos