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7 January 2019

India: Meghalaya mine collapse: Beyond the tragedy, for state’s politicians, mining their own business

Author: Abhishek Saha, The Indian Express

"Meghalaya mine collapse: Beyond the tragedy, for state’s politicians, mining their own business", 29 December 2018...

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11 May 2015
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Author: David Goodman, dans Observatoire des multinationales (France)

« Au cœur de l’Amazonie, une communauté indigène résiste aux multinationales pétrolières », 4 mai 2015...

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28 February 2012

Union Leader Blames BP for His Torture

Author: Ryan Abbot, Courthouse News Services

An oil worker and union leader claims right-wing death squads kidnapped and tortured him in Colombia at the behest of...BP. Gilberto Edgar Torres Martinez...sued BP in Federal Court. Torres claims BP recklessly hired the paramilitary thugs to protect...

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24 February 2012

[PDF] Gilberto Edgar Torres Martinez v BP

Author: Terry Collingsworth, Conrad & Scherer LLP

Plaintiff...is the victim of grave mistreatment, including torture, at the hands of paramilitary forces linked to...BP...To protect its interests, BP...paid the CNA [Colombian National Army] and local police to provide security...Paramilitary forces...

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27 October 2011

Another Striking Oil Worker Attacked In Western Kazakhstan

Author: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

One of the leaders of a strike by oil workers in western Kazakhstan has been shot in an apparent rubber-bullet attack, the latest in a string of similar assaults on strikers or journalists covering the walkout…Estai Qarashaev…[said] he was summoned…by...

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2 October 2011
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Author: Federación Internacional de Sindicatos de la Química, Energía, Minas e Industrias Diversas, ICEM

La Federación Internacional de Sindicatos de la Química, Energía, Minas e Industrias Diversas (ICEM) condena el asesinato...de un trabajador subcontratado que trabajaba con la filial Unión Sindical Obrera (USO) en la campaña de dar plenos derechos...

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2 October 2011

Contract Workers’ Leader at Ecopetrol in Colombia Assassinated

Author: International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers' Union (ICEM)

The International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and & General Workers’ Unions (ICEM) condemns the…assassination of a Colombian contract worker who was working with affiliate Unión Sindical Obrera (USO) to bring trade union rights to...

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20 June 2011

Colombia violating FTA labor agreements through union reprisals: US Union

Author: Tom Heyden, Colombia Reports

Vale Coal Colombia has been violating the Labor Action Plan between the United States and Colombia, a requisite of the pending free trade agreement, through threats and reprisals against unionists in the northern department of Cesar, according to U.S....

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8 June 2011
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Author: Confederación Sindical Internacional

Según la información recibida por la CSI, a pesar de las prohibiciones emitidas por el Juez de no poder despedir a ningún trabajador, TOMZA inició los despidos el 28 de mayo, llegando a despedir un total de 12 trabajadores. [Invitamos a Grupo Tomza a...

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27 May 2011

Striking Oil Workers Fired In Kazakhstan

Author: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

The QarazhanbasMunai Oil Company in Kazakhstan's western Manghystau Oblast today fired eight workers from among the dozens who have been on strike since May 17...The striking workers are demanding a pay rise and the lifting of restrictions on the...

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