Police Massacre 34 Striking Miners in South Africa



Police surround the bodies of striking miners after opening fire on a crowd at the Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012.



34 workers were killed when police opened fire at striking miners in South Africa on Thursday. A further 78 were injured.

Advocates for Peace and Social Justice denounces this act of police terrorism and calls for those who carried out this massacre to be arrested and put on trial for crimes against humanity.

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