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Hundreds of Native Indians from all over Mexico and social organizations attend the assembly of the National Native Congress in Xayacalan village, Santa Maria Ostula in western Michoacan state. More that two thousand Native Nauas of Xayacalan stormed 700 hectareas and recovered their ancient communitary property on June 29, 2009 after a decades of fighting for land. Photo by Heriberto Rodriguez