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Striking teachers attack offices of major political parties in southern Mexico state

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    A teacher gives the thumb down sign as he holds a photograph of Mexico's President Enrique Pena Niet outside of the office of the Secretary of Educations after they attacked the building causing significant damage in Chilpancingo, Mexico, Wednesday April 24, 2013. Protesting against President Enrique Pena Nieto's education reform project, thousands of elementary and high school teachers in Guerrero, one of the country's poorest and worst-educated states, walked out more than a month ago, turning hundreds of thousands of children out of class and since have launched an increasingly disruptive string of protests. (AP Photo/Alejandrino Gonzalez) (The Associated Press)

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    Protesting teachers attack the regional offices of the Revolutionary Institutional Party, PRI, after they attacked the building causing significant damage in Chilpancingo, Mexico, Wednesday April 24, 2013. Protesting against President Enrique Pena Nieto's education reform project, thousands of elementary and high school teachers in Guerrero, one of the country's poorest and worst-educated states, walked out more than a month ago, turning hundreds of thousands of children out of class and since have launched an increasingly disruptive string of protests. (AP Photo/Alejandrino Gonzalez) (The Associated Press)

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    Protesting teachers stand outside of the regional offices of the Revolutionary Institutional Party, PRI, after they attacked the building causing significant damage in Chilpancingo, Mexico, Wednesday, April 24, 2013. Protesting against President Enrique Pena Nieto's education reform project, thousands of elementary and high school teachers in Guerrero, one of the country's poorest and worst-educated states, walked out more than a month ago, turning hundreds of thousands of children out of class and since have launched an increasingly disruptive string of protests. (AP Photo/Alejandrino Gonzalez) (The Associated Press)

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    Protesting teachers stand outside of the regional offices of the Revolutionary Institutional Party, PRI, after they attacked the building causing significant damage in Chilpancingo, Mexico, Wednesday, April 24, 2013. Protesting against President Enrique Pena Nieto's education reform project, thousands of elementary and high school teachers in Guerrero, one of the country's poorest and worst-educated states, walked out more than a month ago, turning hundreds of thousands of children out of class and since have launched an increasingly disruptive string of protests. (AP Photo/Alejandrino Gonzalez) (The Associated Press)

Striking teachers in Mexico's Guerrero state have attacked the offices of four major political parties and a building of the state's education department.

They destroyed computers and furniture and set fire to two buildings in anger over legislators rejecting their strike demands.

Teachers in the state capital of Chilpancingo marched Wednesday to each of the five buildings, breaking windows and vandalizing offices. They set fire to the state headquarters of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party and another building. No injuries have been reported.

The 20,000-member group went on strike shortly after President Enrique Pena Nieto signed into a law a sweeping education reform two months ago. Its members have since staged increasingly disruptive protests.