Liberia Vows 'Decisive' Response to Protest

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has vowed that because of the precedence the violent protest in the mining town of Yekepa could set, "we will send a message to deter any such occurrence again, either in Nimba or anywhere else in the country".

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A mountain-side site of Arcelor Mittal, 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of Yekepa.

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