President Mahinda Rajapaksa today said the real war criminals are the countries that were helping to increase global warming. “All plants and animal species could be wiped out by global warming. Considering it, the real war criminals and human rights violators are such countries, which are contributing to the rise in global warming.
The western nations became the violators of these rules,” the President said addressing an event to observe Earth Hour today in Kandy, the President’s office said.
According to statistics, United States is the number one among large nations of being a global warming polluter, contributing 25% of emissions, the President said.