Protests organizers are said to have links with organized terrorist groups, such as the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) and the Shining Path.
Candente Resource Corp. Mining News
Local officials said the crowd is lead by some of the same organizers of rallies against Newmont Mining’s $5 billion Conga project.
Shares in Vancouver-based Candente Copper Corp rose 18,3% on Jan. 18, after the company published a pre-feasibility progress report on its Canariaco Norte copper project, in Northern Peru. Mining Weekly reports: