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RCMP respond to Tahltan mining protest in Sacred Headwaters (Vancouver Observer)

A First Nations group protesting a copper and gold mining site in the heart of the Sacred Headwaters of northwest B.C. was responded to by RCMP officers with rifles on Friday afternoon, according to several eyewitness accounts.

Members of the “Klabona Keepers” have occupied a drill site in Tahltan territory, near Iskut B.C. for several days.  The drill is operated by Firesteel Resources of Vancouver.

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