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Swedish police scuffle with activists protesting mining plans on indigenous Sami land

Washington Post/Associated Press, August 21, 2013

Protester arrested by police in Sweden while protecting Sami territory.

Protester arrested by police in Sweden while protecting Sami territory.

JOKKMOKK, Sweden — Police have removed some 50 screaming and singing activists who were blocking a road in northern Sweden to protest a British company’s plans to build an iron ore mine. Read the rest of this entry
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