Fresh mining protests in Los Santos

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As one mining conflict seems to be moving towards a resolution, another has surfaced  in Los Santos.

The Front Against Mining Santeño (Fresacomi) representing farming smallholders, has approved protest actions against the Cerro Quema mining company as heavy earth moving equipment has moved into place.

The environmental director of Cerro Burn, Basilio Perez clarified that what they are doing  with the earth moving equipment is to improve the roads for drilling in the Quema.