Belizean police said they are conducting an investigation and criminal charges are possible. The Nohmul complex sits on private land, but Belizean law says that any pre-Hispanic ruins are under government protection.
The Belize community-action group Citizens Organized for Liberty Through Action called the destruction of the archaeological site "an obscene example of disrespect for the environment and history."
Construction workers bulldoze Mayan Pyramid. Watch
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- 14-05-2013 10:19
- 14-05-2013 11:54
- 21-05-2013 00:08
well they are already bulldozing the rain forest, might as well bulldoze ancient ruins too.