Did Rio Tinto start a war in Bougainville?

…http://www.minesandcommunities.org/article.php?a=11012. MP blames Rio Tinto for mine losses Central Bougainville MP Jim Miringtoro has blamed Rio Tinto, the former operator of the now-closed Bougainville copper mine, for the losses. He…

Mining in Bougainville: the opposition

The Panguna mine on the Pacific island of Bougainville is owned by Rio Tinto subsidiary Bougainville Copper Ltd. Operation of the mine led to a war of independence against Papua…

Plans to reopen Bougainville copper mine

…https://londonminingnetwork.org/?s=Bougainville. THE Bougainville copper mine maybe be reopened in the next two to three years, Autonomous Bougainville President John Momis said. See http://www.thenational.com.pg/?q=node/16425. Bougainville mining prospects fraught with complexities, says…