Cacique Tembé, who fled through the Woods during the attack, was found in good health.

MPF awaits return of PF and PM teams that have been the site of conflict in Pará

December 4, 2012-15:05
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The helicopter has already been to the region in Nova Esperança do Piriá where loggers faced Ibama tax and Environmental police

The Federal Public Ministry pending the return of teams of Federal Police and Environmental Police Battalion of Pará which are in the region where there were incidents between loggers and Ibama tax last weekend.

According to reports from Funai and Indigenous land indigenous upper Rio Guamá, the loggers have tried to impede the work of wood seized cubage tax within the indigenous area.

So far, there is no news of the cacique Valdecir Tembé, that would have gone in the Woods after the incident. The situation occurred on Saturday night, December 1st, in the municipality of Nova Esperança do Piriá, near the border with Paragominas, where there is a major focus of illegal timber extraction within the indigenous land. Ibama’s servers were rendered by loggers, who were armed and were trying to prevent the removal of wood.

The State Prosecutor Gustavo Henrique Oliveira, Paragominas, is following the case and sent letters to the Federal Police, Ibama, Funai, the Public Security Bureau and the Environmental Police Battalion of para asking for information on the situation and urgent police reinforcement. A helicopter was in the area today for verification.

Cacique Tembé disappeared in Pará is found alive

December 4, 2012-16:23
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 Cacique Joa Tembé
 
 
 

Cacique Tembé, who fled through the Woods during the attack, was found in good health.

Cacique Joa Tembé

The cacique Joa Tembé, who was missing since the weekend, after being targeted by illegal loggers group ambush in Nova Esperança do Piriá, Pará, was found by agents of the Federal Police at the home of a colonist, 60 kilometers (miles) from the conflict.

On Saturday (1st), wood tried to prevent the tax work of Instituto Brasileiro do Meio Ambiente e dos Recursos Naturais Renováveis (Ibama), which were led by the cacique, in the municipality of para, near the border with Paragominas.

On site, there is an important focus of illegal timber extraction within the Indigenous upper Rio Guamá. Ibama’s servers were rendered by armed loggers and were only released on Sunday (2), after negotiation with the federal agency action Coordinator, Nancy snow. No server of Ibama or policeman was injured or suffered physical aggression.

The MPF/PA reported, through the press, that the Agency is awaiting the return of teams of Federal Police and Environmental Police Battalion of Pará which are in the region. The State Prosecutor Gustavo Henrique Oliveira, in Paragominas, sent letters to the Federal Police, to Ibama, the National Indian Foundation (Funai), the Public Security Bureau and the Environmental Police Battalion of para asking for information on the situation and urgent police reinforcement.

Yesterday (3), Ibama has shifted to the region staff overseeing charcoal kilns in operation Black Balance, Maraba, about 230 km. The team also includes the strengthening of men of the military police of Pará.

Ibama said that combating deforestation and the illegal exploitation of timber in the region of Sun Mar-which includes Ulianópolis, Rondon do Pará and Paragominas, Nova Esperança do Piriá, near. Since September, when National Sovereignty operation has been initiated, the Agency imposed $ 44 million in fines and embargou 7 thousand hectares of forests illegally deforested in these municipalities.

Also on Saturday, a group of about 30 armed loggers, according to information from Ibama, retained, by three hours, in Gift tax of Elisha, who were in two trucks with confiscated wood. Those responsible for the attack, according to Ibama, organized the morning after a violent demonstration in the center of the city, when burned tires and threatened to set fire to the hotel where federal agents were staying. The loggers were demanding the withdrawal of Ibama. In the early afternoon, after local leaders meeting with the Coordinator of National Sovereignty Operation in the region, Ali Raja, the protest was ended, with the promise of signing the conduct adjustment Term that is under negotiation for the sector, involving the Federal Public Ministry, Ibama and the environmental departments of Pará and Dom Elisha.

To Ibama, the attacks are reprisals for actions of the authorities to remove the wood sector that operates illegally in the region.

with information from EBC

 

Loggers open fire on Ibama tax and indigenous

December 3, 2012-15:31
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Agents were rendered and were lost in the land where there were illegal timber

This Sunday, 2, loggers shot against Ibama inspectors, military police and Indians who were making the removal of a load of timber seized from within the Indigenous upper Rio Guamá Ground in Paragominas, 500 km from the capital of para.

 

The wood was seized last year after being extracted illegally from within the indigenous land, but only now could do Ibama cubing, for subsequent removal.

The tax police were surprised by loggers, who shot against the team. There is no news of casualties, but two military policemen and the Indian Bharat Tembé are missing.

The MPF through the Prosecutor Gustavo Henrique Oliveira, Paragominas, asked the Federal Police and military reinforcement on site. He came with the case and sent letters to the Federal Police, Ibama, Funai, the Public Security Bureau and the Environmental Police Battalion of para to contain the loggers. According to witnesses, the officers were rendered and are lost.

Funai said, on the phone, the loggers have retained weapons of agents. A native is lost. I would ask you urgently, the support of this battalion, to contain conflicts, protect the integrity of the people involved and ensure the wood felled ‘, says the letter sent today to the Environmental Police Battalion.

Bounce that Ibama and the tax police of BPA were rendered in place. There were negotiations to be loose. However, there are reports that two policemen remain in Indian land, lost, ‘ said in the document submitted to the PF.

 

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