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Thousands protest in Colombia on Independence Day over tax reform plan [Video]

Tax reform is the issue that in April sparked mass nationwide protests that left more than 60 people dead and the Colombian government is facing accusations of use of excessive force.

Demonstrators gather during anti-government protests, as Colombia commemorates Independence Day, in Bogota, Colombia July 20, 2021. (Reuters)

Thousands of Colombians have returned to the streets to protest against President Ivan Duque's government, which submitted a new tax reform plan to Congress.

Protesters in several cities on Tuesday marked Colombia's independence day by demanding police reform and greater support from the government in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, which has seen the poverty rate rise from 37 to 42 percent in the country of 50 million.

Demonstrators and riot police clash during anti-government protests, as Colombia commemorates Independence Day, in Bogota, Colombia July 20, 2021. (Reuters)

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Whatcom Co Sheriff says new police reform laws make everyone less safe [Video]

Whatcom County Sheriff Bill Elfo joined the Dori Monson Show to talk about the new policing laws making it "less safe" for the community.Listen to the Dori Monson Show, weekday from 12:00pm - 3:00pm on @KIRO Radio 97.3 FM.#PoliceReform #WhatcomCounty #WAWhatcom Co Sheriff says new police reform laws make everyone less safe

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Police reform: from policing the world to policing city blocks [Video]

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Chile's government has launched a plan to reform the police and increase accountability.Officers have been accused of abuse of power, corruption and human rights violations.Training for new police recruits has been doubled to two years, emphasising human rights and acceptable use of crowd control weapons.But questions remain about the speed of change, and the sincerity of the process. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from Santiago, Chile.- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish/- Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera/- Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#Chile #ChilePoliceReforms #AljazeeraEnglish