Chinese-backed Mining Causing Indonesian Locals Concern

A forest area in Morowali, Central Sulawesi, that has been cleared by a mining company. Photo: Christopher Paino
A forest area in Morowali, Central Sulawesi, that has been cleared by a mining company. Photo: Christopher Paino

As a pair of Chinese-controlled mining companies proceed with plans to construct nickel smelters in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province, in line with a national edict...

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