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Preliminary statement: Observation Mission in San José del Progreso

A shocking report describing community disruption, division, violence, and reports which attribute these to Fortuna Silver’s Cuzcatlán mine.     [From the November 23, 2012 statement:] PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF THE CIVILIAN OBSERVATION MISSION “JUSTICE FOR SAN JOSÉ DEL PROGRESO” November 19-21,2012 Introduction … Continue reading

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Canadian PM Harper met by protest of environmental groups (bulatlat.com)

Article overviewing Philippine environmental groups’ response to Harper’s November visit to the Philippines, undertaken to boost Canada’s interests in selling defense and security equipment there. Peoples’ groups called on Harper to effect the immediate pullout of Canadian mining corporations and to hold them accountable for past … Continue reading

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