Indigenous People Confront Army In Colombia

Members of the Nasa indigenous group are fed up of being in the cross-fire of Colombia's conflict and physically removed Colombian soldiers from an outpost in the southwestern province of Cauca.

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    Members of the Nasa indigenous group drag a soldier during an attack on half a dozen soldiers guarding a communications tower on the outskirts of Toribio, southern Colombia, Tuesday, July 17, 2012.
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    Six soldiers were attacked and dragged along the ground by dozens of indigenous people demanding the departure of security forces and guerrillas fighters because of their constant fighting.
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    Residents of the Cauca region surround a soldier who fell to the ground. They have demanded that security forces and leftist rebels stay off their land. 
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    The soldiers dropped their guns, never firing. No injuries were reported.
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    A soldier is dragged away in Toribio, Colombia.
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    Residents have demanded that security forces and leftist rebels stay off their land.
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