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Bloodshed at Peru Amazon protest

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At least 31 people have died in clashes in Peru between security forces and indigenous people in the Amazon region.

Those killed included at least 22 tribesmen and nine policemen.

The fighting took place on a road near the town of Bagua, more than 1,000km (600 miles) north of the capital, Lima.

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