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#WeWantToBreathe – polluted Ukrainian industrial cities call

2. 10. 2018,

Residents of Mariupol, Zaporozhye and Kryvyi Rih held a happening demanding reduction of industrial emissions in cities on Saturday. Stop poisoning Krivyi Rih (Досить труїти Кривий Ріг), local NGO organized the event for all citizens in their city. “The goal of the rally is to draw attention to the problems of large industrial cities, whose citizens are forced to breathe air with significantly exceeded concentration of pollutants,” a member of the iniciative, Anna Ambrosova explains. And this is how the gathering looked like in Krivyi Rih.

Read more: We want to breathe! Citizens of Ukrainian cities demonstrate for lower industrial emissions

PHOTOS: Elizabeth Kanievskaya / Досить труїти Кривий Ріг

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