Tag Archives: Skouriès

Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining (blog)

Greek anti-mine protests Blog of the Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining, resisting Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold in Northeast Greece: Soshalkidiki         The Soshalkidiki blog is searchable by English language posts.

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Thousands of workers protest gold mine in Athens (PressTV)

News article, with video, describing protests in Athens against Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold’s planned mining operations in the Skouries region of Chalkidiki, Greece.   [From the news report by Constantine Venizelos:] Thousands of protesters marched in central athens against a disputable gold … Continue reading

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50 Masked Greeks Storm Canadian El Dorado Mining (Vancouver Media Co-op)

Vancouver Media Co-op article outlining a history of mine-related conflicts and a recent attack on facilities of Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold corporation.   [From the article:] In the early hours of Sunday, February 17, 2013 an incendiary attack was carried out on a … Continue reading

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