Maduro blasts new US sanctions on Venezuelan gold MINING

Nov 04, 20180183;32;The politician said the massive mining project will be financed by both the public and the private sector and is expected to generate $5 billion in 2019. Venezuela sold 23.62 tonnes of gold

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Mining in Venezuela

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Illegal gold mining trade destroying Venezuelas

With help from Nicol225;s Maduros National Guard, illegal gold mining is ruining the environmentally protected Yapacana park in Venezuela. Toxic mercury is poisoning the rivers that supply water

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Venezuela's mining arc a legal veneer for armed groups to

Jun 08, 20190183;32;Venezuela claims to possess some of the largest untapped gold and coltan reserves in the world, and the countrys gold rush picked up when the president decreed the creation of

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Venezuela and the Geo Ecopolitics of Gold

In several Latin American countries, more than 75 percent of total gold extracted comes from illegal mining. In Venezuela, this figure exceeds 90%. So, we are not facing a marginal phenomenon, but one which is constitutive of gold mining and which has been sharply intensified by globalization.

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Venezuela Pushes For 'Gold Rush' Despite Sanctions KPBS

Nov 27, 20180183;32;When Maduro talks about Venezuela's gold mining, it sounds like a smooth running world in which government and mining outfits operate joint ventures, in

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Venezuela Has 20 Tons of Gold Ready to Ship. Address

Jan 30, 20190183;32;Venezuelan lawmaker Jose Guerra dropped a bombshell on Twitter Tuesday The Russian Boeing 777 that had landed in Caracas the day before was there to spirit away 20 tons of gold from the vaults of

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Battle Over Venezuela Gold Behind Killings of Miners

Another massacre perpetrated by the army in Venezuelas mining region has prompted the countrys congress to announce that it will take the case to international courts and initiate an investigation. The war for gold between the military, government officials and criminal organizations involved

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Gold mining in Venezuela a perfect storm of illegality

Mar 11, 20160183;32;Gold mining in Venezuela a perfect storm of illegality, deforestation and mafias Investigators and activists are pointing out that traditional miners throughout Venezuela, Brazil and

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Venezuela blood gold Maduro, guerillas amp; crime gangs

Illegal gold mining has turned southern Venezuela into a center of organized crime, with guerillas, cartels and groups aligned with Nicolas Maduro seizing control. Residents live in fear as murder

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Venezuela's gold mines close to collapse YouTube

Jun 19, 20140183;32;Venezuela's gold mining industry is close to collapse, as production levels continue to fall. Former President Hugo Chavez nationalized the sector and tried to crack down on illegal operations.

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The Illegal Gold Rush Enriching Maduro's Regime

Aug 13, 20190183;32;My recent report for the American Enterprise Institute details how the ELN has shifted its focus to lucrative illegal gold mining activity in both Venezuela and Colombia, making it the groups primary source of revenue. With gold prices now at a six year high, this trend will continue and provide even more illicit revenue to the ELN, and therefore to the Maduro regime.

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Venezuelas Mining Arc boom sweeps up Indigenous people

Jan 15, 20180183;32;Mining is not only spreading in Bolivars Mining Arc, where armed gangs and the military compete for gold, diamond and coltan claims, but also into Venezuelas Amazonas state to the south.

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Gold mining in Venezuela a perfect storm of illegality

Mar 11, 20160183;32;Gold mining in Venezuela a perfect storm of illegality, deforestation and mafias Investigators and activists are pointing out that traditional miners throughout Venezuela, Brazil and

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US Sanctions Venezuela Gold Mining Company for ijr

Mar 19, 20190183;32;The United States imposed sanctions on Tuesday against Venezuela's state run gold mining company Minerven and its president, Adrian Perdomo, accusing them of illicit operations and propping up the

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Treasury Sanctions Venezuelas State Gold Mining Company

Mining related activities have also produced ideal breeding conditions for disease carrying mosquitoes. Cases of malaria in Venezuela are on the rise, with a significant number of cases in gold mining states. As the sole state gold processor in Venezuela, Minerven purchases gold

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Venezuela Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources

Despite having abundant resources like gold, aluminum and petroleum, the countrys mining industry is still underdeveloped. Few Australian companies play a vital role in the mining industry of Venezuela. Excel Mining and RFC Finance Corporation are the companies involved in two mining

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Nicolas Maduro and Venezuela's 'bloody' gold CNN Video

Aug 20, 20190183;32;Venezuela boasts the largest oil reserves in the world, but gold is increasingly its lifeblood. CNN tracked the path from Venezuela's violent gold mining region to its government in Caracas, and

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Placer Gold and Diamond Mining in Venezuela

Jun 29, 20150183;32;Gold was found in Venezuela along the placer deposits of Paragi and Caroni Rivers, and across the Venezuelan border with Brazil. Most of Venezuelas gold reserves are located in the southeastern part of the country, where there have been considerable mining efforts in recent years.

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Venezuela is said to default on gold swap with Deutsche

Jun 04, 20190183;32;Venezuela has defaulted on a gold swap agreement valued at $750 million with Deutsche Bank AG, prompting the lender to take control of the precious

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A trail of 'bloody gold' leads to Venezuela's government

Aug 21, 20190183;32;Venezuela boasts the largest oil reserves in the world, but gold is increasingly its lifeblood. In the area around the mines, gold has replaced

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Venezuela stops paying $1bn debt to Canadian gold miner

Apr 30, 20180183;32;Venezuela has stopped making payments on more than $1bn it owes to a Canadian mining company, highlighting the countrys extreme difficulties in paying off its overseas debt. Gold

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Placer Gold and Diamond Mining in Venezuela

Jun 29, 20150183;32;Gold was found in Venezuela along the placer deposits of Paragi and Caroni Rivers, and across the Venezuelan border with Brazil. Most of Venezuelas gold reserves are located in the southeastern part of the country, where there have been considerable mining efforts in recent years.

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Armed Gangs Confound Venezuelas Bid to Exploit Gold Mines

Armed Gangs Confound Venezuelas Bid to Exploit Gold Mines Illegal miners arent about to yield access to the international companies President Nicol225;s Maduro has invited in

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Gold Reserve, Inc.

Jun 21, 20190183;32;Gold Reserve Inc. (the Company) has a history in mining dating back to 1956 and was originally formed for the purpose of acquiring, exploring, and developing mining properties and placing them into production.

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Venezuelas illegal gold mines All media content DW

News Venezuela's illegal gold mines Although working in the mines of eastern Venezuela is dangerous, diggers from all over the country head underground daily, pushed by the rise in gold prices and

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US Sanctions Venezuela Gold Mining Company for ijr

Mar 19, 20190183;32;The United States imposed sanctions on Tuesday against Venezuela's state run gold mining company Minerven and its president, Adrian Perdomo, accusing them of illicit operations and propping up the

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Venezuelas Mining Arc boom sweeps up Indigenous people

Jan 15, 20180183;32;Mining is not only spreading in Bolivars Mining Arc, where armed gangs and the military compete for gold, diamond and coltan claims, but also into Venezuelas Amazonas state to the south.

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Gold Mining Company Rusoro Mining Junior Gold Producer

Rusoro Mining is a gold producer and explorer, with a large land position in the prolific Bolivar State mining region in southern Venezuela. Rusoro's corporate strategy is to become a mid tier (gt;500,000 oz Au/yr), low cost gold producer in the near term.

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Venezuela's gold linked with corruption and violence CNN

Aug 21, 20190183;32;The crash of steel pounding rock echoes through the dark gallery, as Darwin Rojas, 43, hammers away in a small corner. He's muddy, sweaty and

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