Reporting on the conflict between the mega mining project Conga and the people of Cajamarca, Peru
Milton Sanchez, head of the Environmental Defense Front Celendín (Cajamarca), announced a new mass mobilization on November 9 in the direction of the lagoons surrounding the Conga mining project. He explained that this activity is celebrating two years of starting the fight against Yanacocha in Celendin. He stated that they have sent invitations to respective social organizations, in the provinces of Cajamarca, Bambamarca and Celendín, in order to have more effect. He said that they will not allow Yanacocha to continue doing work in this area and that their position is firm.