Mi Mina Corrupta reports on the vigil in rememberance of the protesters who died on 3rd July 2012 defending their right to water.
Translation (followed by the original):
Celendin: Second night vigil for the fallen of July 3, 2012
On July 2, 2013, at night, Celendín social organizations conducted the second night of vigil in honor of the fallen of July 3, 2012. At the vigil the short documentary “The crying Earth Justice” was presented – prepared by PDTG with the help of DOCUPERU and ACSUR. Also shown was a video compiled of different messages of solidarity with Cajamarca, sent from around the world. Various artists from the countryside and the city of Celendin shared their music with the crowd.
The vigil ended with the participation of the well-known group, Tinkary who arrived in the city to show their solidarity with the families of those who lost their relatives last July 3, 2012. At all times the vigil was monitored by the police who were watching from the end of the block.
Written by Jorge J. Chávez Ortiz
Photos by Jorge J. Chávez Ortiz
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