Mapuche Indigenous members invade section of Apache Corporation Argentina operations

Posted on November 26, 2011 • Filed under: Argentina, Business, Enviromental Issues, Labor Issues, Oil, United States

Mapuche Indians of Argentina invaded a portion of the gas processing plant of the company Apache Corporation, as a protest against the company, because this contaminates the water in the area where they live, local press reported. According to Reuters, the U.S. company Apache Corporation, had to discontinue work on the plant in the province of Neuquén, on Monday, due to protests by Indians, who demanded that the company leave the area. Read Article

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