Todays demo told the Mexican government that people are watching closely. The lock on, which closed the consulate, was joined by a Samba band and several bemused cops who had clearly forgotten their angle grinder.
There were no arrests when yours-truly left at about 11. Niether were there any signs that the protesters were leaving.
- IMC-Chiapas: http://chiapas.indymedia.org/display.php3?article_id=122144
- IMC-Barcelona: http://barcelona.indymedia.org/newswire/display/257048/index.php
Both IMC's have been covering the events in Atenco and have been collecting information about solidarity actions from all over the world.
IMC-Mexico runs an English language section about this issue (see addition below) and they have added this article in there too.
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