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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Murderer confesses shooting Amazon rainforest champion nun

Murderer confesses shooting Amazon rainforest champion nun

Date : 22nd February 2005, Source : ENS



BRASILIA, Brazil, February 22, 2005 (ENS) - Brazilian police have obtained a confession in the killing of American Catholic nun Dorothy Stang. The 74 year old conservationist missionary was gunned down at point blank range on February 12 in the northern rainforest town of Anapu where she worked to advance environmental and human rights causes.

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