Protests erupt in Colombia after death of man tasered by police


Violent clashes erupted in Colombia's capital today following the death of a man in police custody, Angry citizens setting fire to buses, vandalizing police stations and squaring off with police. In confrontations that left at least seven people dead. The wave of violence was in response to a video showing two officers holding down a 43 year old band being Tasered as he begged them to stop. It Highlights long simmering tensions over excessive use of force by the police.

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