|Actors playing police aim at caged youths in theatre on Plaza Bolivar.|
Disappearance was used most notoriously by the dictatorships in Chile and Argentina to rid themselves of their murdered political enemies. Some victims were buried in mass graves or thrown from airplanes into the sea.
|Lighting a candle to the disappeared.|
Police violence has made headlines recently because of the fatal police shooting of a young graffiti artist.
|Police frisk and search youths near La Plaza del Chorro, in La Candelaria.|
A flyer handed out at the event informs young men about their rights relative to Colombia's obligatory military service. According to the flyer, a United Nations working group has described mass round-ups of young men as 'arbitrary detentions.'
Scenes from the play and memorial:
By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours