A new incendiary attack was registered in Traiguén, at La Araucanía.
Strangers, burned forestry machinery belonging to the contractor Héctor Escalona.
On his Behalf, the farmer Luis Alarcón, explained that countless people arrived to his lands, shooting firearms, and then set fire to the machinery. The loss has been valued in 40 million pesos.
The people involved in this illegal act, left a flyer, alluding to the Mapuche’s cause.
Patricio Santibañez, president of Corma at the ninth region, insisted on the existence of subversive groups at the regions of La Araucania and Los Ríos, who are trying to stop the production and scare people to depopulate some areas.