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Leader of armed takeover tells followers to leave federal refuge
Leader of armed takeover tells followers to leave federal refuge (January 28, 2016)

Even as the group dwindled, Burns Paiute Tribe Chairwoman Charlotte Rodrique expressed concerns about the occupation.


Burns Paiute Tribe asks DOJ to end occupation of ancestral land
Burns Paiute Tribe asks DOJ to end occupation of ancestral land (January 26, 2016)

The armed takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon began on January 2.


Armed group willing to turn over artifacts to Burns Paiute Tribe
Armed group willing to turn over artifacts to Burns Paiute Tribe (January 15, 2016)

About 4,000 artifacts are housed at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.


Burns Paiute Tribe tells armed group to leave ancestral territory
Burns Paiute Tribe tells armed group to leave ancestral territory (January 7, 2016)

'They just need to get the hell out of here,' council member Jarvis Kennedy said during a press conference at tribal headquarters.


Charlotte Rodrique: Land rightfully belongs to Burns Paiute Tribe
Charlotte Rodrique: Land rightfully belongs to Burns Paiute Tribe (January 7, 2016)

If anyone should assume a greater caretaking role for the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, which a group of armed protesters are occupying, it's not the state, or private owners, but the Burns Paiute Tribe.


Burns Paiute Tribe not happy with armed group on ancestral land
Burns Paiute Tribe not happy with armed group on ancestral land (January 6, 2016)

Tribal leaders are speaking out against the group that is occupying a federal refuge near the reservation.