More than two kilometers of protest caravan Los Lobos for expropriations for thighed tortoise

Head of the demonstration.

Head of the demonstration.
Head of the demonstration.

About a thousand people have supported the demonstration called Monday for those affected by the expropriations of land for reserve thighed tortoise whose population is affected because of the construction of the AVE as it passes through Cuevas del Almanzora (Almería). Protesters, landowners and residents of the neighborhood of Los Lobos, Cuevas, They have been held for more than two hours a day of protest.

About a thousand people have supported the demonstration called Monday for those affected by the expropriations of land for reserve thighed tortoise whose population is affected because of the construction of the AVE as it passes through Cuevas del Almanzora (Almería). Protesters, landowners and residents of the neighborhood of Los Lobos, Cuevas, They have been held for more than two hours a day of protest.

According to Europa Press he informed the village headman of Los Lobos, Serafín García, protesters have participated on foot and, also, driving 60 tractors and a 20 trailers occupying around 2,5 kilometers of road. The place of departure has been the gas station Los Lobos.

“We are still awaiting a response to our requests” passing, Garcia explained, why “the alternatives given are studied” to avoid “them take away our land and our homes” to ensure thighed tortoise reserve, as claimed by the Ministry of Public Works.

Conveners not rule performing similar actions in the future; everything depends on the course of the meeting to be held on Friday trialogue, as planned, the Ministry of Development, Manager railway infrastructure (Adif) and the city of Cuevas del Almanzora.

The mayor of Cuevas del Almanzora , Antonio Fernández Liria, and it showed in his day his “absolute rejection” the announcement of the Ministry of Public Works for which public information corresponding to the file opens Expropriation of which is processed on the occasion of the works of ADIF-High Speed, Compensatory Measures Project Mediterranean High Speed ​​Corridor Murcia-Almeria in this municipality.

Source: EuropaPress

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