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Lynas Malaysian Plant Protesters End 13-Day March in Kuala Lumpur

Some 10,000 protesters opposed to the presence of the rare earths processing plant by Australian miner Lynas Corp in Kuantan, Malaysia had ended their 13-day protest march in Kuala Lumpur, arriving in the Malaysian capital on Sunday.

Walking barefoot, the protesters walked a total of 300 kilometers from Kuantan in the state of Pahang where the refinery is located way up to the Kuala Lumpur in Independent Square. It was organized by environmental activist group Himpunan Hijau, which have been openly vocal against the plant's construction since two years ago.

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