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Bougainville Copper moving to reopen controversial Panguna mine with Government backing

Thursday 4th of May 2017 09:49:23 AM



Panguna copper mine

The company which used to the run the controversial Panguna copper mine on the island of Bougainville is now trying to reopen it with the support of the island's Government.



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