Tapping into Peru’s mining conflict

Tapping into Peru’s mining conflict

Originally broadcast by Al Jazeera. Pressure is mounting on the Peruvian government to resolve a mining dispute following deadly protests  that rattled the country’s southeast region. Locals are fighting a $7.4 billion copper mining project. They accuse the China-backed company MMG Limited (MMG) of changing  the Las Bambas project’s environmental plan and...