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How an Israeli Billionaire Gained Control of One of Africa’s Most Valuable Mines

How an Israeli Billionaire Gained Control of One of Africa’s Most Valuable Mines | Chris' Regional Geography | Scoop.it
One of the world’s largest known deposits of untapped iron ore is buried in the tiny West African republic of Guinea. In 2008, Guinea granted exploration permits for half of the deposit to Beny Steinmetz Group Resources.

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Protest in Peru against U.S. mining company

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Protest in Peru against U.S. companhy whowants to drain Perol Lake in the Andes to make a mine.

 

 

 

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June 19, 2013: People protest Newmont Mining's Conga project during a march along the shores of the Perol Lake in Peru's Cajamarca on June 17. Thousands demonstrated against the US company's plan to drain the lake, located high in the Andes, to make way for Peru's most expensive mine.(MSN,com)

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