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12 July 2020

Indonesia seizes Chinese boats after dead body was found aboard; co. executives detained for crew deaths & labour exploitation

Author: Kyodo, South China Morning Post

"Indonesia seizes two Chinese boats after body of man found aboard", 10 July 2020...

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12 July 2020

Tanzania: RAID urges the London Bullion Market Association to suspend MMTC-PAMP over alleged human rights abuses at Barrick's mine; includes MMTC-PAMP comment

RAID calls on the London Bullion Market Association to suspend gold refiner MMTC-PAMP for its failure to act over human rights abuses at the North Mara gold mine in Tanzania. MMTC-PAMP had earlier published a statement stating that it would continue to...

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10 July 2020

Zimbabwe: Workers and lawyers association accuse Chinese mining firms of gross human rights violations and exploitation

Author: Nigeria Sun

“African workers upset over exploitation by Chinese mining firms”, 9 July 2020...

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9 July 2020

Human Rights at Sea publishes report on fisheries observer protections & deaths at sea

Author: Human Rights at Sea

"Fisheries Observer Deaths at Sea, Human Rights & the Role & Resposibilities of Fisheries Organisations", 1 July 2020...

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7 July 2020

Mexico: 15 people killed in dispute linked to wind energy projects in Oaxaca

In June 2020, AP reported that a group of at least 15 people were attacked and killed in a Oaxaca village, seemingly the latest action in a dispute over the building of wind-power projects. Opponents say that the projecs will encroach on their fishing,...

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1 July 2020

Iraq - Blackwater incident, 16 Sep 2007

On 16 Sep 2007, Blackwater personnel guarding a US diplomatic convoy in Western Baghdad opened fire.  The company and the US Government claim the convoy had been attacked but other accounts stated Blackwater's gunfire was unprovoked.  According to rep...

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30 June 2020
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Author: CERLAS y Plataforma Contra el Arco Minero del Orinoco.

“Boletín Minerales de Conflicto de CERLAS y la Plataforma contra el AMO: Sur del Orinoco, soberanía perdida” -27 de junio de 2020- ...

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30 June 2020
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Durante los últimos meses, diferentes organizaciones de la sociedad civil hondureña han llamado la atención sobre el aumento de ataques en su contra y las restricciones sobre su libre movimiento y sus labores en defensa de los derechos humanos.  Junto...

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30 June 2020

Indonesia: Civil society organisations denounce alleged intentional destruction of community food resources by pulpwood company

Author: Eyes on the Forest News

'Civil Society Open Letter About APP’s Recurrent Violation of Farmers’ Land Rights in Jambi, Indonesia', June 3, 2020...

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30 June 2020
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Desde 2009 San Mateo del Mar y Santa María del Mar (agencia del municipio de Juchitán), Oaxaca han estado enfrentados por mil 369 hectáreas que se pretendía rentar a empresas eólicas, entre ellas Preneal y Mareña Renovables, para instalar el parque...

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