United Nations report says better protections needed from mine water disasters
November 15, 2017
A string of mining waste disasters — some deadly — over the past decade show better protections are needed for communities downstream of massive polluted material storage sites, according to a United Nations report.
Trump administration ending protections for thousands of Nicaraguan migrants, defers decision on Hondurans
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