Brazil's indigenous people die for land

The expansion of cattle ranches in remote parts of Brazil results in a sometimes violent scramble for land.

    The expansion of huge cattle ranches in remote parts of Brazil has frequently resulted in a violent scramble for land.

    In Mato Grosso state, indigenous people often resort to squatting on land they say is their ancestoral territory.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from Dourados.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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