Together with a planned gold mine called Perama in another part of Greece near the Turkish border, Eldorado says its investments will generate 5,000 jobs - including 1,600 directly tied to mining - and provide the Greek state with at least 1.6 billion euros in tax revenue over two decades.
Feb 19, 2013· Source: international.radiobubble.gr An arson attack took place on the worksite of mining company Hellas Gold in the Skouries forest in north-eastern Halkidiki in the night from 16 to 17 February 2013. An initial report, posted by the pro-mining blog "Citizen of the Aristotelis Municipality", stated that 50 to 70 individuals wearing full-face hoods and armed with…
A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine. Re-posted from Vice. A torched truck at the Skouries forest gold mine. Last Sunday, 50 masked people armed with Molotov cocktails stormed a gold mine in northern Greece. After torching bulldozers, trucks, and portacabins belonging to Canadian mining company El Dorado and its Greek subsidiary Hellenic Gold…
Feb 21, 2013· Committees Against Gold Mining in Halkidiki, Greece 21 February 2013 Halkidiki, Greece - We are residents of Halkidiki, Greece, members of the local communities that have being struggling for years against the environmental, economic and social destruction, caused by the gold mining activities of the Canadian mining company Eldorado Gold Corp.
gold mines activists .za. A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine In 2003, Hellenic Gold, followed by El Dorado, obtained the rights to mine the $12 billion (163;7.8 billion) worth of gold and copper snoozing beneath the mountain area.
Greece: Major Arson Attack Against Gold Mine Owned by Vancouver Crooks. ... An arson attack took place on the worksite of mining company Hellas Gold in the Skouries forest in north-eastern Halkidiki in the night from 16 to 17 February 2013. ... which is owned at 95% by Canadian mining giant Eldorado Gold and at 5% by Greek public works company ...
1918 – Anti-Greek riots, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, involved 5,000 veterans destroying and looting over 20 Greek businesses causing $100,000 damage, 16 police and 150 rioting veterans and civilians were hurt; 1918/19 – Red Flag Riots, Queensland, Australia, largely undertaken by members of the First Australian Imperial Force
One of the biggest controversies in Greece over the past year has involved the Skouries gold mine. Originally transferred to private hands by the Greek state in 2004 for the paltry sum of 11 million euros, the mine has since come into the possession of the Canadian company Eldorado Gold, which has commenced mining activities.
A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine . After torching bulldozers, trucks and portacabins belonging to Canadian mining company El Dorado and its Greek subsidiary Hellenic Gold, the group used tree trunks to block police and firefighters
A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine . United Kingdom; Crime; it was just one of many recent moments of drama unfolding around the opening of a gold mining site The company claim the mines
No System but the Ecosystem: Earth First! and Anarchism. by Panagioti Tsolkas / Institute For Anarchist Studies There is a clear case to be made for the connection between ecology and anarchism.1 Many philosophers, academics, and radicals have elaborated this over the past two centuries 2.But reviewing the history of this theoretical relationship is not the goal here.
Jul 26, 2013· Του Γιάννη Μπαμπούλια από το VICE Η El Dorado, η Kαναδική εταιρεία που κατέχει τα αμφιλεγόμενα ορυχεία χρυσού στο δάσος στις Σκουριές στην Ελλάδα, ανακοίνωσε ότι θα σταματήσει όλα τα έργα στην περιοχή μέχρι τουλάχιστον το 2016.
Dozens of masked intruders have raided a gold mining operation in northern Greece, officials say. ... when the Greek government allowed Hellenic Gold, a subsidiary of Canadian company Eldorado ... An arson attack took place on the worksite of mining company Hellas Gold in the Skouries forest in north-eastern Halkidiki in the night from 16 to 17 ...
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Mom loved her Greek music and would always translate the mournful lyrics to me. But she also loved The Beatles! She would listen to the radio and say, in her Greek accent, "That song's going to be a hit!" She was always right. She had a good ear. You've said that your music is the most honest way to express yourself and bare your soul.
Police use tear gas to break up Halkidiki demo Police in Halkidiki, northern Greece, on Thursday used tear gas to break up a demonstration against the arrest of five suspects charged with participating in last month's arson attack on the offices and vehicles of the Hellas Gold mining company in Skouries.
A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine ... A torched truck at the Skouries forest gold mine. Last Sunday, 50 masked men armed with Molotov cocktails stormed a gold mine in northern Greece.
The Skouries mine is a high-grade gold-copper porphyry deposit located in the Halkidiki Peninsula in northern Greece. It is currently under development by Eldorado Gold and is planned to be an open pit and underground mine. Production is targeted in 2019.
GREEK GOLDMINE TORCHED: On February 17, 50 protest-ers in the Skouries forest, in the Halkidiki peninsula set fire to equipment and living quarters of workers at the El Dorado gold-mine, operated by the Canadian company of the same name and a Greek subsidiary. The protesters then used logs to block roads to police and fire personnel.
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A Gang of Greek Activists Torched the Skouries Gold Mine (Vice) Skouries: an ancient forest is Greece's latest battle-ground (USI, 25 de marzo de 2013) Grecia: Un antiguo bosque es el último gran campo de batalla (Todos Somos Griegos, 5 de abril de 2013)
After the May 9 decision of the parliament to normalize the situation in the metropolitan area of Exarchia, the police of Athens launched an operation to disperse anarchist parties in the area, but almost immediately received an organized rebuff from numerous groups of anarchists armed with batons, stones and Molotov Cocktails.