White pants and blue shirt. A red turban was wrapped around his neck and encouraged him to hear his own voice.’S video Villa Lucas, Is a protester Colombia Has been spreading the virus Latin America.The day the young man protested in the street with dances, songs, smiles and hugs, he received There are at least eight bullets.
The attack happened this Wednesday night in the city Pereira.
The situation in Colombia has reached a very difficult point.After several weeks of demonstrations and national strikes, the society was dissatisfied Tax reform initiative Haha Suppression and police violence.
according to The tremor of NGOs, In just a few days, they have registered More than 1,700 cases of police violence ÿ There were 37 homicides in the hands of the police.
But, although not a direct victim in uniform, Villa Lucas Yes, it is directly related to him The atmosphere of violence released by the state.To young protesters —From a blue shirt in dozens of videos — They shot him in a strange gunfight, Armed civilians became Peaceful protest in the city of Pereira.
Who is Lucas Villa?
Lucas Villa (Lucas Villa) is 27 years old and a student of Pereira Technical University.
Although citizen protests declared his death, An interview with his relatives on Columbia BluRadio revealed that he had died of his brain and was spending his last time in the hospital. One of his friends who accompanied his family said: “It’s just because they are donating organs.”
In recent weeks, he has accompanied demonstrations… and has taken some symbolic steps to make himself recognized.
“They killed us in Colombia”, On the same day he was about to be killed, he yelled to the news broadcast camera. In addition, in another scene, he was found dancing happily during a protest in the park.A few days ago Batucada beats the rhythm of demonstration.
in the city Pereira, He ventured to walk along the railing indicating the slogan.
A few hours ago, it has Board a truck and explain to the passengers why so many young Colombians are demonstrating. That day Villa Lucas, Blue shirts and white pants are becoming symbols of sports, They grabbed him, waved and embraced the police, demanding an end to the violent suppression.
What happened in Colombia?
The situation in Colombia is very complicated. Although the demonstrations started the tax reform that has been withdrawn, there are more details that are exacerbating social dissatisfaction. If you add in the police’s repression in recent days, the increase in military participation and violent activities, the atmosphere becomes tense.
Thus, in #SopitasXAireLibre We talked to the announcer Catalina Bernal, Directly from BogotaTo learn more about the situation. Listen to the interview below. worth it.