gold mining

Global Journalist
4:23 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

Canadian mining operations spark protests across the globe

Protesters form a human chain around the Palace of the Parliament during a protest rally in Bucharest, Romania, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.The protesters staged a rally against a planned cyanide extraction based Canadian run gold mine supported by the government which would be the biggest gold mine in Europe, in the Transylvanian town of Rosia Montana.
Credit Vadim Ghirda / Associated Press

A gold mining project in Romania has sparked the biggest street protests since the 1989 revolution.

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