: EBC: In French Guiana there are at least 10,000 illegal Brazilian miners

EBC: In French Guiana there are at least 10,000 illegal Brazilian miners

Wed July 16th, 2014

The estimate was confirmed by a mission of Amapá Civil Police, who visited some of the 520 mines in the region. The rising price of gold in the international market is what drives these Brazilians going abroad in search of metal.

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