“Something is sickening the people of Tiara and their crops”. That’s what the Mines and Communities website reported more than five years ago.
In 2008, a study showed that Anglo American‘s Lomas de Nickel mine in Venezuela was responsible. But still, no adequate medical care has been provided for residents, while basic social services, promised ten years ago, allegedly remain unmet.
See http://www.minesandcommunities.org/article.php?a=10532.