Four arrested for illegal logging in indigenous area in Brasnorte

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March 21, 2021 - Mato Grosso, Brazil

Four men suspected of illegal logging were arrested in the forest area of an indigenous reserve on March 20. Logs and logging equipment were also seized at the site. Some men escaped into the woods. The operation was conducted by the Military Police in the municipality of Brasnorte.

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Four arrested for illegal logging in indigenous area in Brasnorte

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