26 Feb '15, 9pm

Victory! Gas Project in U'wa Territory Dismantled

ASOU'WAS – Association of U'wa Traditional Authorities and Councils Cubará, Boyacá February 24, 2015 Communiqué for National and International Public Opinion: Today, once more following a long period of silence as we awaited the Colombian government's compliance with agreements signed on May 1st, 2014, the U'wa people would like to inform national and international public opinion that the Magallanes gas exploration block has been completely dismantled. Ecopetrol S.A. has removed all the machinery that had been found there in a demonstration of respect for our rights as an indigenous people. Once again we reiterate to the national government that this is simply one step of understanding and mutual respect toward the safeguard of our lives as one of Colombia's ancestral peoples. This event signifies an important achievement within our process of territorial defense, which wa...

Full article: http://amazonwatch.org/news/2015/0226-victory-gas-project...

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