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Crumbling Political Support for Tahoe Resources in Guatemala

September 14, 2015 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: GoldcorpTahoe ResourcesGuatemalaHuman RightsIndigenous RightsMilitarisation/Criminalisation.

By: Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence Network (BTS), MiningWatch Canada and the Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala (NISGUA) If the militarized security strategy that Tahoe Resources has used to put its Escobal silver mine into operation isn’t enough to raise questions about the ethics of the company’s operations in Guatemala, the recent resignation • Read More »

How a quasi-military project was created to protect Tahoe Resources’ Escobal mine

April 10, 2015 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: GoldcorpTahoe ResourcesGuatemalaHuman RightsIndigenous RightsMilitarisation/Criminalisation.

On November 24, 2014, Donald Paul Gray, vice president of Tahoe Resources Inc., submitted an affadavit to the British Columbia Superior Court that sheds light on the powerful interests at play since 2011 in connection with private security companies contracted for the Escobal mining project in San Rafael Las Flores, Santa Rosa. His affidavit points • Read More »