Peru: Police and protesters clash amidst potato growers’ strike

Peruvian police fired tear gas at protesters marching against the price of potatoes, on the streets of Huancayo, the capital city of Junin region, Wednesday. Protests started amidst an indefinite strike of potato growers in the region. Farmers demanded that the Peruvian government declare a state of emergency on national agriculture. Police attempted to disperse crowds using force as... Еще protesters hit back with stones. One protester even waved a sword in the air before being disarmed by forces. Scuffles also broke out among the protesters themselves.

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