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PHOTOS: How Pebble Mining is Destroying Villages in Myanmar

Written by Mong Palatino On 11 January 2014 @ 2:21 am | 1 Comment

In Development, East Asia, Economics & Business, English, Environment, Myanmar (Burma), Quick Reads

Several houses destroyed by muddy waste. Photo from the Facebook page of The Irrawaddy [1]

Several houses destroyed by muddy waste. Photo from the Facebook page of The Irrawaddy

Dozens of homes were destroyed in the Nga Pu Taw Township of Myanmar due to muddy waste produced [2] by pebble mining companies.


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[1] Image: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=678836295494564&set=a.678836042161256.1073742092.112882212089978&type=3&l=bb3379fbce&theater

[2] produced: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.678836042161256&type=3&l=bb3379fbce

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