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PSA025. Mandalay (Myanmar), 27/12/2014.- A protester shouts slogans during a protest against casualties at a Chinese-backed copper mine crackdown, Mandalay, Myanmar, 27 December 2014. One woman died and 18 others were seriously injured in central Myanmar when police and private security personnel opened fire on villagers protesting the erection of a fence on the site of a Chinese-backed copper mine on 22 December. The clashes began when local police and security officers hired by China's Wambao Mining Copper Ltd began putting up the fence on land the villagers claim as theirs. (Protestas, Incendio, Birmania) EFE/EPA/PYAE SONE AUNG

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