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End the Militarization of Rio Blanco and Respect Indigenous Rights

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On July 15, Indigenous Lenca community leader Tomas Garcia was murdered by the Honduran military in Rio Blanco, Honduras at a protest calling for the Agua Zarca Project to leave his community's territory. He was shot at close range multiple times. Tomas' murder is the latest escalation in two months of repression by the military in Rio Blanco. 

Article and campaign from SOA Watch:
http://www.soaw.org/about-us/equipo-sur/263-stories-from-honduras/4129-tomasgarcia

Call on the US to end military aid to Honduras, ensure no US military aid is used to repress the Rio Blanco community, and ask the Honduran officials to withdraw the military from the Rio Blanco and respect ILO Convention 169 on the rights of Indigenous Peoples. 

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