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Australian news, and some related international items

Another Ugly Australian Uranium Mine in a World Heritage Park

Tanzania gets U.N. nod for uranium mine in game park DAR ES SALAAM, July 5 (Reuters) Tanzania has received U.N. approval for Australia-based miner Mantra Resources to build a $400 million uranium mine in a world heritage game reserve despite pressure from environmental groups opposed to the project, it said on Thursday.

Green groups have warned that toxic mining activities at the plant would harm the ecologically sensitive Selous Game Reserve in the east African country… http://af.reuters.com/article/tanzaniaNews/idAFL6E8I57YN20120705

July 6, 2012 - Posted by | AUSTRALIA - NATIONAL, business, uranium

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