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Subject:  Children Mining for Cobalt in the Congo Date:  12/12/2018  6:15 AM
Author:  Thomfranklin Number:  548988 of 600670

Even if you are adverse to reading, take a peek at the photos and video accompanying this story.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4764208/Child-miner...


Child miners aged four living a hell on Earth so YOU can drive an electric car: Awful human cost in squalid Congo cobalt mine that Michael Gove didn’t consider in his ‘clean’ energy crusade

* Sky News investigated the Katanga mines and found Dorsen, 8, and Monica, 4

* The pair were working in the vast mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo

* They are two of the 40,000 children working daily in the mines, checking rocks for cobalt
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