A Look at Congo's Illegal Mining Camps
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A Look at Congo's Illegal Mining Camps

Scenes from the brutal conditions of an artisanal mining camp outside of Likasi, Congo. Known as the negotiante, a man in sunglasses, who diggers say is "snake-hearted" and swindles them out of money for their ore, shows his day's stash. Video by Mbale Yav for the Washington Post

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