|Two so-called Iron Ladies at the mine site. They want the|
Chinese copper mine completely shut down.
|Monywa copper mine.|
The authorities also appear eager to keep foreign eyes away. During a recent two-day visit, a reporter was constantly trailed by men on motorcycles, detained by the Immigration police for an hour and told not to return to the area. His interpreter was threatened with arrest.
|Protesting farmers illegally blocking the mining trucks.|