A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP
A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP

Calls for calm as Colombia deploys ‘excessive force’ against protesters

  • Death toll from violent street protests in Colombia rises as UN, EU and US call for calm
  • Protests against now-cancelled tax reform morph into broader movement against government

Topic |   Protests around the world
A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP
A demonstrator who was hit by a petrol bomb during clashes with riot police in Cali, Colombia. Photo: AFP
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