Dirty Faces of Mining

Pro-mining protesters in Barangay Talavera in Taganaan town, Surigao del Norte put laterite silt on their faces symbolizing their support to nickel extraction in Hinatuan Island during their rally on February 22, 2017. Hinaturan Mining Corp. operates in the island and employs several residents. MindaNews photo by Roel N. CatotoFeb 23, 2017