Using a small lighter, a leader of the small miners tries to cut the rope of the gate of an Inter-agency checkpoint located near the entrance of the contested Balabag Hill in Sitio Balabag, Barangay Depore, Bayog town in Zamboanga del Sur province on April 13, 2012, while a police officer tries to stop her. Mindanews Photo by Froilan Gallardo | Read Story