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MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants

China-backed MMG is preparing to commence international arbitration in relation to the armed occupation of leases related to its Kinsevere operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants MMG to fight legal battle against armed occupants

MMG says “armed forces who claimed that the government-owned mining company Gecamines has signed a research contract” with third parties have been interrupting works since 1 July.

The company said it is determined to take "all necessary steps to defend its legal rights", including taking the matter to the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris and Geneva.