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Australia's criminal role in Bougainville war exposed in revealing interview

Bougainville: the forgotten war

ABC Late Night Live

There are moves to re-open the Bougainville Copper Limited mine that was at the centre of the decade long conflict in that province during the 1990s. 74 more words

Papua New Guinea

Watut Union wants more time for Environment Consultation

DEC only allowing 28 days for community submissions

DEC has not given communities copies of the proposed environmental plan

Previous payments for environmental damage as low as K4 and K11 per family  309 more words

Papua New Guinea

Porgera Mine effects probe

Niugini News | Pacific Mining Watch

AN independent specialist team is in Enga to help in the investigation of environmental damage caused by the Porgera gold mine. 99 more words

Papua New Guinea

Momis blames 'tok ples' for misunderstanding over use of force

Use of force to Open Mine

Anthony Kaybing | New Dawn

A recent statement in the blogs site Papua New Guinea Mine Watch has come under fire following its misquotations of a speech given by Autonomous Bougainville Government President Grand Chief Dr. 354 more words

Papua New Guinea

Future of Tolukuma mine looks very uncertain

Petromin to determine future of Tolukuma mine

Niugini Nius | Pacific Mining Watch

Tolukuma gold mine’s (TGM) future will be discussed by the board of Petromin this Friday, managing director of Petromin PNG Holdings Limited (Petromin) Thomas Abe said. 260 more words

Papua New Guinea

The Criminalisation of Resistance: The Bougainville Mining Bill's hidden teeth

New Mining Law to criminalize community opposition to mining…

When the Bougainville mine was imposed on communities by the Australian colonial administration it triggered prolonged battles of resistance by the land’s custodians. 548 more words

Papua New Guinea