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Guyana: Massacre in Bartica

As reports of another massacre – this time in Bartica – reach bloggers, Living Guyana asks “How many more?”


  • Khalil

    It is very sad that our country is going down the gutter of lawlessness..Who is to be blamed? Remember when the “WRIT” was thrown over the shoulder, that is when the rule of law vanished in our society. The time for blaming each other must stop and we must all combined to eradicate this scourge.



    US based Guyanese, especially the Richmond Hill businessmen and the OTHERS peddling their real estate sub-prime gimmicks on ITV and the Arab channels on Sundays, should stop defending Jagdeo. He has demonstrated time and again that he is incapable of dealing with the security crisis that has plagued that country for the last seven years. Not only is he in a state denial that the criminals and drug dealers are running that country, but to a certain extent, I think he is complicit in the drug trade. He should be impeached.

  • Renato Silva

    Essa violência em Bartica é reflexo do despreparo do Governo, a corrupção da policia. Estao tentando montar uma Narco-guerrilha na guiana.

    Policia despreparada e falta de políticas públicas na area de segurança e social. ë vergonhoso 25 bandidos fazemre um pais todo de refém.

    Peçam ajuda de outros países, homens do Batalhão de Infantaria de Selva acabam com essa bandidangem em menos de uma semana.

  • luiz claudino

    a guiana ainda leva mtu tempo p se organizar pois foi abandonada pelos ingleses e restaram um povo sufrido e com pouca experiencia d um mundo moderno. se dividem em tres raças.caboclo, coli e o negro.todos um povo bom, mas porem, muitos desconfiado. O coli vindo do sul da india,trazido pelos ingleses, uma mao d obra barata em seu foncionalismo pulblico,o negro como tds sabem, foram vindo da africa como escravos, e os caboclos,nativos q resistiram a toda essa colonizaçao com muito sofrimento. acho q a guiana dar a nos brasileiros È exemplo d paz.È so vc conferir os indices de homicidios e mortes no transito.

  • ALan Henwood Vanier

    Why arn’t we not seeing things like this masacare (in Bartica) on the BBC News?

  • Chapsky

    C’mon, Guyana, what’s goin’ with ya?

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