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By ျမန္မာနိုင္ငံနိုင္ငံေရးအက်ဥ္းသားမ်ားမိသားစု အက်ိဳးေဆာင္ကြန္ယက္, ျမန္မာနိုင္ငံဝိဇၨာ၊သိပၸံ တကၠသိုလ္ေက်ာင္းသားမ်ားကြန္ယက္, စက္မႈတကၠသိုလ္ေက်ာင္းသားမ်ားကြန္ယက္, မိတၳီလာၿမိဳ႕ျပည္သူ႔ အက်ိဳးေဆာင္ကြန္ယက္ and ရန္ကုန္ျပည္သူ႔ အက်ိဳးေဆာင္ကြန္ယက္  •  September 5, 2012

4,000 local people and representatives of civil society organizations and networks launched a protest against copper mining in Latpantaung area on 5 September 2012 and called for the full termination of the mining project. Protesters included farmers whose lands have been confiscated, relocated villagers and other local people and organizations who are concerned about the impact of the project on the environment.

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 Download the press release in PDF here.

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