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Terrorists said to be leading protests against Canadian miner in Peru

Protests organizers are said to have links with organized terrorist groups, such as the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) and the Shining Path.

Protests against Canadian-owned copper miner in Peru build up

Local officials said the crowd is lead by some of the same organizers of rallies against Newmont Mining’s $5 billion Conga project.

Candente unveils early numbers for Peru copper project, shares jump

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: