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Central Asia Update

Published by MAC on 2007-06-10

Central Asia update

10th June 2007

The world's biggest steel producer, Arcelor Mittal, has been condemned for permitting appalling conditions at the company's mines in Kazakhstan.

A tangle of political and financial affiliations underscores recent protests against a new gold mining project in Kyrgyzstran, according to one reporter. And it's underlined by a decade of unresolved issues surrounding operations by the state's biggest gold miner, Kumtor.

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