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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Indigenous Peruvians oppose new oil concessions on their lands

Indigenous Peruvians oppose new oil concessions on their lands

Date : 6th February 2007, Source : ENS



HOUSTON, Texas, February 6, 2007 (ENS) - Indigenous leaders from the Peruvian Amazon, along with Peruvian and U.S. environmental and human rights groups, are calling on the Peruvian government to suspend its tendering of new oil concessions. The oil development threatens to devastate Peru's pristine tropical rainforest and native communities.

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