Video | 2 years after the mineral resources law was passed: Quarry workers in Minya between arrests and absent security

The mineral resources law imposes a fine and a prison sentence for anyone who extracts raw materials without a license, while simultaneously making it harder to obtain a license from the government and military authorities responsible for them. The law has also upped licensing costs for business owners.

Mostafa Darwish 

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