Incident: Evangelical church burned down in Victoria

General Information
Title: Evangelical church burned down in Victoria
Country: Chile
State/Province: Araucanía
City: Victoria
Other Address:
Date of Incident: 2020-11-14
Security Level: Public
An Evangelical church was set on fire and burned down in Victoria by radical Mapuche groups, who protested violently to demand the return of ancestral lands.
Nature of Incidents
Killings: 0
(Attempts) to destroy, vandalize or desecrate places of worship or religious buildings: 1
Closed places of worship or religious buildings: 0
Arrests/detentions: 0
Sentences: 0
Abductions: 0
Sexual assaults/harassment: 0
Forced marriages: 0
Other forms of attack (physical or mental abuse) 0
Attacked houses/property of faith adherents: 0
Attacked shops, businesses or institutions of faith adherents: 0
Forced to leave home: 0
Forced to leave country: 0
Non-physical violence : 0
Responsible Actor Category
Responsible Actor Name: Radical Mapuches
Responsible actor category: Ethnic group leaders
Religion of Victim(s)
Religion of victim(s): Christian (Protestant)
Additional Information
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Web Sources
Name: Queman templo evangélico y dos camiones en jornada de protestas en La Araucanía