The eviction on Thursday of the municipal building in Tirúa, in southern Chile and occupied by the Mapuche in support of indigenous prisoners on a hunger strike, left at least three detainees and deepens tension in the area, on the eve of a crucial meeting between the community members. and authorities.
“In light of the illegal acquisition of the municipality of Tirúa, the employees of the Prefecture of Public Order Control (COP) proceeded according to an eviction order. At the moment, three people are detained. The damage is registered at the access door,” he informed. the organ. Police force on Twitter.