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#Finland: Protestors climbed on machines to block the works at #Valkeakoski gold mine

Protestors climbed on machines to block the works at Valkeakoski (Finland) gold mine – “Independent specialists have to asses the environmental impacts of the mine”.

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#Finland: Preparatory work at Dragon Mining gold mine stopped with direct action at #Valkeakoski

Finland: Preparatory work at Dragon Mining gold mine stopped with direct action at Valkeakoski . “According to the Mining Act,explosive work cannot proceed while there are members of the public in the area”

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#Finland: Direct action against Dragon Mining company in #Valkeakoski continues

For the second time this week, protesters have closed the entrance to the planned Kaapelinkulma gold mine in Valkeakoski, Finland. A three meter tall tripod was used on the road and one person sat on it for several hours from early morning Thursday January 31st 2019. In addition, three people climbed on machines on the site. With nonviolent action, Pelastetaan Kaapelinkulma (Save Kaapelinkulma) movement aims to prevent Dragon Mining from starting blasting at the planned mine site. Save Kaapelinkulma also requires authorities to interfere in the unsustainable activities of the infamous mining company. 

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