Archive for August, 2010

CHILEAN TROOPS ROUT PROTESTORS IN RAPA N…

2010/08/18
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CHILEAN TROOPS ROUT PROTESTORS IN RAPA NUI 1,000 indigenous islanders occupy buildings WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, Aug. 17, 2010) – A Rapa Nui man says 1,000 people who had been occupying buildings on the isolated Chilean island have been forced out at gunpoint by the military. The indigenous people on Rapa Nui, or Easter...

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Unrest increases on Rapa Nui

2010/08/17
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From Aug 13th, Honolulu Star-Advertiser Unrest increases on Rapa Nui A clash could erupt between Chilean police and island activists, a UH student fears By Rob Shikina POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 13, 2010 Lorenz Gonschor has been anxiously following news reports online about Chilean security forces landing on Easter Island, which lead him...

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