Costa Rican turtle conservationist murdered by death squad
This is a video about a meeting in Costa Rica, protesting against the murder of pro-turtle activist Jairo Mora Sandoval.
From Wildlife Extra:
Conservationist killed in Costa Rica for defending turtles
Jairo Mora Sandoval – RIP
June 2013. Jairo Mora Sandoval, a 26 year-old conservationist who dedicated his life to protecting and defending wildlife in Costa Rica, has been murdered while patrolling nesting sites of leatherback marine turtles.
On May 30 Mora and four volunteers from the United States and Spain were patrolling Moín Beach in Costa Rica. Mora was attacked by at least five masked men carrying guns, and his body was found on the beach the next morning.
Such death squads also exist in other countries, like Honduras, Colombia and Brazil. Often, they are hired by rich landlords to murder conservationists, small farmers or trade unionists; which, these landlords think, interfere…
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