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Protesters in Oaxaca Push Riot Police Back and New Electronic Blockade


In Oaxaca, Violence Erupts Near Campus
Battles Between Police, Protesters End Two Days of Relative Calm in
Mexican City

By Manuel Roig-Franzia
Washington Post Foreign Service
Friday, November 3, 2006; A25

OAXACA, Mexico, Nov. 2 -- Thick black smoke darkened the sky over Benito
Juarez Autonomous University on Thursday as Oaxaca erupted in the most
intense fighting since federal police occupied the city on Sunday.

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