Mine workers blockade Chilean copper mines

Chilean mine workers blocked access to several copper mines early on Tuesday March 22, in support of a national strike and in protest against a proposed labour reform.

The action was organised by the recently formed Chile’s Mining Federation, which includes the unions of the largest private miners in the country. According to Pedro Valdivia, a director with the Federation, the...

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Danielle Assalve

March 22, 2016

15:16 GMT

São Paulo