The Pastoral Land Commission of Bahia, the Association of Lawyers for Rural Workers in Bahia and representatives of 34 Social Entities and Popular Movements throughout the country report the aggravation of agrarian conflicts, with increased violence in the countryside of Bahia and Brazil. "We received with indignation the news of the arrest by the Military Police, in a violent and arbitrary manner, of five peasants from the Fecho de Pasto de Porteira de Santa Cruz Community, municipality of Serra Dourada."

Map. History of Brazil conflict

26 May 2017