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Colombia sued for billions by Canadian miner

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Colombia’s government is facing a $16.5 billion lawsuit following a dispute over a mining permit in the protected nature reserve of Yaigoje-Apaporis National Park in the south of the country, reported media.

Cosigo Resources, a Canada-based mining company, is suing the Colombian government for allegedly violating the free trade agreement the South American country has with Canada.

Source: Colombia Reports