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Strike shuts Gran Colombia mine

Gran Colombia Gold (CN:GCM) has suspended operations at its Segovia mine in Antioquia, Colombia, on the back of an industry-wide mining strike in the region.

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Local miners are protesting in Segovia at government plans to crackdown on illegal gold production

The decision, which affects some 1,400 workers, follows three weeks of strikes that has prevented local mining cooperatives working with Gran Colombia from accessing their places of work.