Protest leader promises more protests if Rio Blanco mine reopens

Published on July 27, 2018
Indigenous leader and attorney Yaku Pérez says his followers will take to the streets if the Azuay Provincial Court allows the resumption of mining at the Rio Blanco gold and silver mine west of Cuenca. “We will begin actions of civil disobedience to show our displeasure at the sacrifice of our resources and ancestral lands,” […]

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