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Gold Mining in Mongolia
Gold Mining in Mongolia

A view of the mining area in the south of Mongolia near Bayanhongor called Altan Us, which means ‘golden water’.

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Gold Mining in Mongolia.
Gold Mining in Mongolia.

The gold mining area is littered with holes that can reach a depth of 10 metres. One of the most common accidents on site is people falling down holes at night. The only painkiller available for broken bones is alcohol.

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