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Miners in La Paz, Bolivia, in 2014
17/07/2015 - France - Bolivia

French volunteers trapped in Bolivian mine strike

Twenty French volunteers are trapped in the southern region of La Paz in Bolivia as miners there enter their 11th day of strike.

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