Someone’s got to reign in these fucking loggers/miners man. They’re the worst kind of murdering bastards.


This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jul/01/venezuela-indigenous-leader-defended-amazon-shot-dead) reduced by 66%. (I'm a bot) ***** > A Venezuelan indigenous leader who was an opponent of armed groups and illegal mining has been shot dead in the Amazonas state capital, a non-governmental organization and three people with knowledge of the case said. > Virgilio Trujillo Arana, a 38-year-old indigenous Uwottuja man, was a defender of the Venezuelan Amazon and had set up community groups to act as guardians of the Autana municipality of Amazonas. > "In life, Trujillo Arana strongly opposed the presence of foreign groups and illegal mining exploitation in the indigenous territories of the Uwottuja people, in the Alto Guayapo area," indigenous rights NGO AC Kape Kape wrote on Twitter. ***** [**Extended Summary**](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/vpfsf0/indigenous_leader_who_defended_the_amazon_shot/) | [FAQ](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/31b9fm/faq_autotldr_bot/ "Version 2.02, ~657585 tl;drs so far.") | [Feedback](http://np.reddit.com/message/compose?to=%23autotldr "PM's and comments are monitored, constructive feedback is welcome.") | *Top* *keywords*: **mines**^#1 **groups**^#2 **Uwottuja**^#3 **indigenous**^#4 **illegal**^#5