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6 miners died during a protest in Arequipa, Peru

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I have heard, but I did not see, so I traslate the article from while I am writing down some interviews and events from today.
In this link you would also find a video of the protest in Arequipa.

Brack is a partner of the NGOs

From Peru21 this morning

Arequipa: informal miners speak of six dead and several disappearing
They demand that a high commision would be form in order to take care of the situation, that is opposing the decree that formalizes this activity.

The deaths are of 6 informal miners in Chala (Arequipa), occurred during the “indefinite strike”, a number that could increase. According to the same demonstrators at least 6 others have disappeared.


ok, the article is much longer but I have to go out. so more, later.

Written by naturesong

April 5, 2010 at 13:35

Posted in miners strike, peru

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