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Bhopal,India – Furious Protesters Say ‘We Have Not Forgotten’

Posted by hetty7 on December 14, 2011

Protesters in Bhopal

This article appeared at online.wsj.com

Bhopal Protesters Block Trains in India

Bhopal, India – December 3, 2011 (Associated Press) – Thousands of survivors of the world’s worst industrial accident blocked trains through a central Indian city on Saturday to demand more compensation for the 1984 disaster.

The protest came on the 27th anniversary of the disaster in Bhopal, where a Union Carbide pesticide plant leaked gas that killed some 15,000 people and maimed tens of thousands of others.

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