Condemn the killing and brutal attack on the peaceful protestors. Take action against the polluters in Rathupaswela, Sri Lanka

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Condemn the killing and brutal attack on the peaceful protestors. Take action against the polluters in Rathupaswela, Sri Lanka

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Centre for Environmental Justice/Friends of the Earth Sri Lanka started this petition to His Execellency Mahinda Rapaksha (President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka)

Brutal military action against the peaceful protest of the thousands of villagers against the Venigross Gloves Factory located in Rathupaswela near Weliveriya, Sri Lanka end up killing 3 people including 2 school children and wounding many other unarmed protestors on the 1st August 2013.  

More that 5000 Men, women and children in 12 villages arround the said factory enaged in a peaceful protest over last 6 days to oppose to the polluting factory and demanding clean water.

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