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Ottawa, we have a problem

October 13, 2015 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: GoldcorpTorexMexicoHuman RightsIndigenous Rights.

The Canadian Ambassador to Mexico is apparently not worried about violence, kidnapping and extortion at Canadian mine sites. This despite a Canadian mining executive having admitted this year to the Business News Network to having a good working relationship with organized crime groups in Sinaloa, workers being kidnapped and killed at a Canadian mine site • Read More »

Fears of Contamination of Drinking Water of Turkey’s Third Largest City Fuel Opposition to Eldorado Gold’s Efemçukuru Mine

October 9, 2015 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Eldorado GoldTurkeyWater and fisheries.

By Üstün B. Reinart for the Aegean Environmental Platform (Turkey) Community groups, professional associations, and environmentalists want Eldorado Gold out of Efemçukuru, Izmir, while the company manœvres behind closed doors to illegally increase capacity three-fold. Eldorado Gold Corp (through its Turkish arm Tuprag) is operating a controversial gold mine at Efemçukuru, near Izmir, Turkey. Efemçukuru • Read More »