Peruvian government will investigate illegal logging along the Peru-Brazil border. The investigation follows after the murder of four indigenous leaders two weeks ago. The killings are supposedly conducted by loggers.
Ana Jara Velasquez, the Peruvian President of the Council of Ministers, announced a commission which she said would have powers to stop the logging. According to Jara Velasquez police have so far arrested one person suspected of involvement in the killings.
The four tribal leaders were killed on their way to Brazil (more…)