Thousands march on Chinese gold mine in Mexico

Conflictos Mineros reports 32 communities in Puebla, Mexico have given Chinese company JDC Minerals an ultimatum of 24 hours to abandon its La Lupe mine.

The protest against the planned gold-silver-copper mine was attended by 5,000 citizens and was followed by a march that blocked access to the mine according to the mining blog.

JDC Minerals already has all the state and local permits it requires to operate the mine.

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