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Condemn the killing and brutal attack on the peaceful protestors. Take action against the polluters in Rathupaswela, 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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  • President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
    His Execellency Mahinda Rapaksha

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