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#Illegal Mining

# illegal-mining - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued
# Illegal Mining
# Illegal Mining

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Feb 16th 2014, 5:54 PM 8,873 Views 8 Comments

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

# illegal-mining - Monday 3 September, 2012

Venezuelan authorities find 'no evidence' of Amazon tribe massacre
# Indigenous People
# Indigenous People

Venezuelan authorities find 'no evidence' of Amazon tribe massacre

Sep 3rd 2012, 8:32 AM 6,953 Views 14 Comments

Authorities have been urged to continue their investigations, after reports that illegal gold miners massacred up to 80 members of an indigenous tribe by setting fire to a communal hut.

# illegal-mining - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery

Oct 5th 2011, 12:15 PM 945 Views 1 Comment

The Peruvian authorities have rescued almost 300 women they believe are the victims of human trafficking – the youngest girl discovered by police is just 13 years old.