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Argentina: Buenos Aires joins the Global March against Monsanto02:01

Argentina: Buenos Aires joins the Global March against Monsanto

Argentina, Buenos Aires
May 21, 2017 at 01:41 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Buenos Aires, Saturday, for the 'Global March against Monsanto' to protest against Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) products and the alleged monopoly that Monsanto has in the food supply market.

With many dressed in white overalls, protesters marched on the company's office in the Argentine capital. Upon reaching the premises, some in crowd spray painted and kicked a fence that was protecting it.

Last April, the judges of the Monsanto Tribunal delivered their legal opinion regarding the company's activities, ruling that they had violated basic human rights in regards to food and health. 'March against Monsanto' is set to take place in over 400 cities in more than 40 countries around the world.

Argentina: Buenos Aires joins the Global March against Monsanto02:01
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Hundreds of people took to the streets of Buenos Aires, Saturday, for the 'Global March against Monsanto' to protest against Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) products and the alleged monopoly that Monsanto has in the food supply market.

With many dressed in white overalls, protesters marched on the company's office in the Argentine capital. Upon reaching the premises, some in crowd spray painted and kicked a fence that was protecting it.

Last April, the judges of the Monsanto Tribunal delivered their legal opinion regarding the company's activities, ruling that they had violated basic human rights in regards to food and health. 'March against Monsanto' is set to take place in over 400 cities in more than 40 countries around the world.

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