Chastened Rio Tinto rethinks Juukan plans

AFTER copping flack for blowing up 46,000 year old Aboriginal rock shelters in Western Australia’s Pilbara, Rio Tinto has apologised and vowed to work with the traditional owners on its heritage approach.

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A Rio Tinto blast destroyed two culturally significant rock shelters.

In a touch of irony the blast, at Rio Tinto's Brockman iron ore mine, was conducted just before the start of Reconciliation Week, a week set aside for Australians to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres

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