Peru miner protest crackdown claims 5 lives

Al Jazeera English

by Al Jazeera English

Funerals have been held in Peru for protestors killed during demonstrations against a new gold and copper mine.
Though the government still wants to press ahead with the project in the Cayamarca region, the families of the dead seem more determined than ever to stop construction.
Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Celendin, Peru.