France: Mayor of Gattieres Requests China to Cease Persecuting Falun Gong
Having been informed of discriminations, persecutions, maltreatment, tortures that are inflicted to the people practicing Falun Gong in the People's Republic of China, I want to give my support to these victims and to denounce such practices that are contrary to respecting human rights.
In the name of GATTIERES City, for which I am the Mayor, and resident of CARROS County, for which I represent the county in the Assembly of Alpres-Maritime Province, I request the political leaders of this large country of CHINA cease these persecutions.
August 8, 2002 in Gattieres
(Seal of Gattieres)