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Community members protest damage to homes near Tahoe Resources’ mine, fear violent reprisal

November 8, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Tahoe ResourcesGuatemalaImpact on Communities.

In February 2016, houses in the village of La Cuchilla in the municipality of San Rafael Las Flores, began to crack and on April 19th, the houses began to fall down. The community is located less than 3 kilometers from Tahoe Resources’ Escobal mine, which has been operating an underground silver mine since January 2014. • Read More »