Greeks rally against Canadian mine project

Protesters in Thessaloniki say gold mine will cause irreversible environmental damage.

    Up to 15.000 people have taken to the streets of the Greek city of Thessaloniki, against a planned Canadian gold mining project.

    The demonstrators say the mine will cause irreversible environmental damage to the area.

    Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Thessaloniki.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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