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Guatemalan town locked in battle against nickel mine

In resulting protests, Pop was imprisoned and his comrade Carlos Maaz shot dead. This month, the community resumed demonstrations, accusing CGN of continuing to mine at Fenix despite a 2019 ...

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining ...

Oct 25, 2021  A man is frisked by police at a check point in El Estor in the northern coastal province of Izabal, Guatemala, Monday, Oct. 25, 2021. The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project.

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining ...

Oct 25, 2021  The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project. Americas Guatemalan town calm under martial ...

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining ...

Oct 25, 2021  The police were ostensibly there to make sure protesters do not block trucks from entering and leaving a nickel processing plant, which shares

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Guatemalan town locked in battle against nickel mine

Oct 28, 2021  He says numbers have dwindled since the Fenix mine resumed nickel extraction and processing in 2014. In 2017, a red slick spread over the lake, which the

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining

Oct 25, 2021  The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project. Moises Castillo/AP Show More Show Less.

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Thousands protest against Rio Tinto’s ... - mining

Dec 06, 2021  Following ramp up to full production in 2029, the mine would produce 58,000 tonnes of lithium carbonate, 160,000 tonnes of boric acid and 255,000 tonnes of sodium sulphate a year.

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Serbian anti-mining activists block roads to protest ...

Nov 27, 2021  Serbian anti-mining activists block roads to protest against new laws. BELGRADE, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Hundreds of environmental protesters blocked several major roads in Serbia on Saturday to protest against two new laws that they say will give free rein to foreign mining companies in the country. Serbia's government has offered mineral resources ...

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Bosnia miners end 9-day protest after clinching wage ...

Dec 02, 2021  Bosnia miners end 9-day protest after clinching wage, pension deal. SARAJEVO - About 7 000 miners will return to work at Bosnia's seven coal mines after securing a deal with the government and state-owned Elektroprivreda BiH power utility on wages and pensions, officials said on Wednesday, bringing to an end a nine-day protest. The miners ...

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining ...

Oct 25, 2021  The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project. Americas Guatemalan town calm under martial ...

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining dispute

Oct 25, 2021  The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project. Moises Castillo/AP Show More Show Less.

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Guatemalan town locked in battle against nickel mine

Oct 28, 2021  He says numbers have dwindled since the Fenix mine resumed nickel extraction and processing in 2014. In 2017, a red slick spread over the lake, which the

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State of emergency for Guatemalan town battling nickel mine

Nov 23, 2021  The mine’s owners deny the allegation, saying adequate environmental protections are in place. Frustrated residents mounted a protest against the mine in October that was put down by security forces using tear gas. The confrontation left four police officers wounded, and followed on three weeks of blockades of truck traffic to the mine.

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The Other Americans: Mining Companies and Social Conflict ...

Nov 17, 2021  The nickel reserve, identified in the 1950s, is among the largest in Latin America. The mine has been the source of social conflict since it was first identified and resulted in the assassination of Aadolfo Mijangos, a congressional critic of the mine, who Eduardo Galeano suggests in the book Days and Nights of Love and War was killed for speaking out against corruption related to the mine in ...

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Thousands protest against Rio Tinto’s ... - mining

Dec 06, 2021  Following ramp up to full production in 2029, the mine would produce 58,000 tonnes of lithium carbonate, 160,000 tonnes of boric acid and 255,000 tonnes of sodium sulphate a year.

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Thousands protest in Serbia against proposed lithium mine

Dec 07, 2021  Thousands protest in Serbia against proposed lithium mine. By Zachary Skidmore 07 Dec 2021 (Last Updated December 7th, 2021 11:37) The permitting of foreign mineral exploitation has drawn mass protest, with main roads blockaded in Belgrade. Credit: Courtesy of Serouj. Thousands of people across Serbia have protested this weekend against two ...

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Serbia moves to defuse protests over Rio Tinto lithium mine

2 天前  Protesters stand on the highway during a protest in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021. Thousands of protesters have gathered in Belgrade and other Serbian towns and

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Serbian anti-mining activists block roads to protest ...

Nov 27, 2021  Serbian anti-mining activists block roads to protest against new laws. BELGRADE, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Hundreds of environmental protesters blocked several major roads in Serbia on Saturday to protest against two new laws that they say will give free rein to foreign mining companies in the country. Serbia's government has offered mineral resources ...

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Congo lawmakers tell Barrick to secure mine perimeter ...

Nov 12, 2021  Credit: Barrick Gold Corp. Lawmakers in Democratic Republic of Congo have asked Barrick Gold Corp to secure the perimeter of its Kibali gold mine after a

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Twin Metals to appeal federal decision on proposed mine ...

Nov 03, 2021  MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Twin Metals will appeal a federal decision that dealt a serious blow to its proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, the company said Wednesday.

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Nickel Mining Is Killing The Rainforest In The Philippines ...

Dec 10, 2021  A metals mine in Palawan is now threatening what NBC calls the “last frontier of the Philippines.” Palawan is a 270-mile island tucked between the South China and Sulu Seas. Its rainforest is home to 105 endangered plants and animals, but it’s also home to a mine that digs for nickel ore, which goes to Panasonic and ends up in EVs from Tesla and Toyota — among others.

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Indigenous mine opponents targeted in raids during state ...

Nov 15, 2021  During protests against the Fenix nickel mine in 2009 over land rights, he was shot and paralyzed from the waist down by Mynor Padilla, the mine’s head of security, who also shot dead anti ...

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Swiss mining project protest triggers regional curfew in ...

Oct 25, 2021  A Swiss nickel mining project is the flashpoint of tumultuous protests in northeast Guatemala that led the government to declare a state of emergency in that region on

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Indigenous mine opponents targeted in raids during state ...

Nov 15, 2021  During protests against the Fenix nickel mine in 2009 over land rights, he was shot and paralyzed from the waist down by Mynor Padilla, the mine’s head of security, who also shot dead anti ...

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Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining ...

Oct 25, 2021  A man is frisked by police at a check point in El Estor in the northern coastal province of Izabal, Guatemala, Monday, Oct. 25, 2021. The Guatemalan government has declared a month-long, dawn-to-dusk curfew and banned pubic gatherings following protests against a nickel mining project.

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State of emergency for Guatemalan town battling nickel mine

Nov 23, 2021  The mine’s owners deny the allegation, saying adequate environmental protections are in place. Frustrated residents mounted a protest against the mine in October that was put down by security forces using tear gas. The confrontation left four police officers wounded, and followed on three weeks of blockades of truck traffic to the mine.

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2020–2021 New Caledonian protests - Wikipedia

The 2020 protests in New Caledonia began on 28 October 2020 over a plan to sell a Vale-owned nickel and cobalt mine to a consortium led by Trafigura.The nickel mine and plant is known as the Goro mine.Independence leaders and pro-independence protesters wanted for the nickel plant to be owned by citizens of New Caledonia rather than foreign investors, though various arrangements have been ...

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Guatemalan Town Locked In Battle Against Nickel Mine

Oct 28, 2021  The mine is operated by the Guatemalan Nickel Company, a subsidiary of the Swiss-based Solway Investment Group Photo: AFP / Carlos ALONZO. Pop said that when he was a

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Thousands protest against Rio Tinto’s ... - mining

Dec 06, 2021  Following ramp up to full production in 2029, the mine would produce 58,000 tonnes of lithium carbonate, 160,000 tonnes of boric acid and 255,000 tonnes of sodium sulphate a year.

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Indigenous mine opponents targeted in raids during state ...

Dec 08, 2021  During protests against the Fenix nickel mine in 2009 over land rights, he was shot and paralyzed from the waist down by Mynor Padilla, the mine’s head of security, who also shot dead anti-mining activist Adolfo Ich Chamán. Mongabay first spoke to Chub in 2015 ...

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Nickel Mining Is Killing The Rainforest In The Philippines ...

Dec 10, 2021  A metals mine in Palawan is now threatening what NBC calls the “last frontier of the Philippines.” Palawan is a 270-mile island tucked between the South China and Sulu Seas. Its rainforest is home to 105 endangered plants and animals, but it’s also home to a mine that digs for nickel ore, which goes to Panasonic and ends up in EVs from Tesla and Toyota — among others.

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Serbia moves to defuse protests over Rio Tinto lithium mine

2 天前  Protesters stand on the highway during a protest in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021. Thousands of protesters have gathered in Belgrade and other Serbian towns and

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Thousands protest in Serbia against proposed lithium mine

Dec 07, 2021  Thousands protest in Serbia against proposed lithium mine. By Zachary Skidmore 07 Dec 2021 (Last Updated December 7th, 2021 11:37) The permitting of foreign mineral exploitation has drawn mass protest, with main roads blockaded in Belgrade. Credit: Courtesy of Serouj. Thousands of people across Serbia have protested this weekend against two ...

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Bosnia miners end 9-day protest after clinching wage ...

Dec 02, 2021  Bosnia miners end 9-day protest after clinching wage, pension deal. SARAJEVO - About 7 000 miners will return to work at Bosnia's seven coal

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Minnesota lets public weigh in on adequacy of mining rules ...

Nov 09, 2021  FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2011, file photo, a prospecting drill rig bores into the bedrock near Ely, Minn., in search of copper, nickel and precious metals that Twin Metals Minnesota LLC, hopes to ...

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The green wave of popular outrage in Latin America - The ...

Nov 04, 2021  Members of the Guatemalan Army patrol the El Estor indigenous municipality on Oct. 26, following environmental protests against a nickel mining company.

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Anglo CEO expects investor support for plan ... - mining

Nov 22, 2021  Thermal coal, a relatively small part of Anglo’s copper to platinum, nickel and diamond portfolio, had deterred some large investors from owning its shares, Cutifani said. Anglo also produces ...

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