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Violent clashes as squatters are evicted in Argentina

There have been violent clashes in the city of Yerba Buena, in northern Argentina, after police evicted hundreds of squatters from an unused factory.

Squatting is a controversial issue in the country - the government accuses opposition forces of encouraging illegal squatting as a means of undermining the ruling party of President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.

Bruno Garcez reports.

  • 27 Sep 2013
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