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July 29, 2015
Isolated indigenous group reaches out in Peru's Amazon
Lima (AFP) July 27, 2015
Members of an isolated indigenous group made contact over the weekend with villagers in Peru's Amazon basin seeking food and supplies, a Lima newspaper reported Monday. A video taken by the villagers captured the encounter with the Mashco-Piro people on the banks of the Madre de Dios river. "The agents succeeded in communicating in yine (an indigenous language), maintaining a dialogue for more than 20 minutes," Cesar Jojaje, the leader of a federation of indigenous people in the Rio de Madre reg ... read more

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