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Uploaded by AlJazeeraEnglish on 27 May 2011 After weeks of peaceful protests, demonstrators,...
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Uploaded by AlJazeeraEnglish on 27 May 2011 After weeks of peaceful protests, demonstrators, outnumbering police, have targeted buildings and set cars on fire in southeast Peru, where the government is allowing a Canadian firm to open a silver mine. Al Jazeera's Craig Mauro reports from Peru.