Update #3 ·

Update on May 31, 2013

A judicial eviction order and threat of violent removal notwithstanding, the Munduruku and other indigenous occupiers of the Belo Monte work camp continue to resist on-site.

We believe that the steadfast nature of the protesters themselves, the national-level accompaniment they have of activists and human rights lawyers, and the international solidarity as manifested through the thousands of action alert emails sent so far are dissuading the Brazilian authorities from carrying out violent actions to try to resolve the situation.

READ MORE and take ACTION (http://amazonwatch.org/news/2013/0531-belo-monte-occupation-update)

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