Hundreds Protest Nickel Mine In Russia, Previous Clashes Resulted in Torched Equipment

from the Moscow Times VORONEZH — Hundreds of people gathered in a small town in Voronezh region on Sunday for a new protest in their year-long campaign against plans to open a nickel and copper mine in the area, police officials said. The demonstration was organized by the local anti-mine movement and residents of Novokhopersk who called for halting the mining project. The rally organizers said that about 3,000 people took part in the […]

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