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Tribe: Armed right wing protesters are ‘desecrating’ Oregon land

“The leader of an Oregon Indian tribe whose ancestral property is being occupied by a small, armed group opposed to federal land policy says the activists aren’t welcome and need to leave,” the Associated Press reports.