PKKP 'stitched up'

REPRESENTATIVES of the Traditional Owners of the Juukan Gorge have told a parliamentary inquiry how they were threatened with losing the financial benefits of an agreement with Rio Tinto if they sought emergency federal intervention to stop the blasts that destroyed two 46,000 year old rock shelters.

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Harold Ashburton in front of one of the Juukan Gorge caves.

They also said they had thought Rio Tinto was working to find ways to de-energise part of its blast to protect the Juukan 1 and Juukan 2 rock shelters, when in fact it was only working out ways to