Police Attack Palm Oil Protestors in Sierra Leone
Date Written: 10/12/2013
Year Published: 2013
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15520
Sierra Leone police opened fire on a group of protestors who were demonstrating against a palm oil plantation in the southern province of Pujehun. The project is being developed by Societe Financiere des Caoutchoucs (Socfin), a French agri-business giant.