Clashes erupt as thousands of anti-Uber protesters block major roads in Bogota

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An anti-Uber rally in the Colombian capital of Bogota resulted in clashes between riot police and protesting taxi drivers on Monday. Reportedly around 2,000 taxis blocked several of the capital’s major roads. Riot police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse protesters, who were forcing passengers out of Uber taxis. There were injuries on both sides.