China urges Kyrgyzstan to punish villagers who attacked gold mine over environmental concerns

//China urges Kyrgyzstan to punish villagers who attacked gold mine over environmental concerns

China urges Kyrgyzstan to punish villagers who attacked gold mine over environmental concerns

China’s embassy in Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday called on the Central Asian country to punish villagers it said attacked a Chinese-owned mine, leaving more than 20 workers injured.The rare diplomatic rebuke from Beijing followed a skirmish between mine employees and villagers living close to the Solton Sary gold deposit which is licensed to China’s Zhong Ji Mining.The embassy said it had informed Kyrgyzstan of its “serious concern” over the incident.China’s belt and road extends to Kyrgyzstan, but are…

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