Rio Tinto could have to pay up to $250 million in compensation to the traditional owners of Juukan Gorge, according to the chief executive of the National Native Title Council.
- A parliamentary inquiry has found Rio Tinto should pay compensation
- The company destroyed the 46,000-year-old rock shelters earlier this year
- The mining industry is opposing calls for WA’s Section 18 approvals to cease
Council chief executive Jamie Lowe said that the sites destroyed for the expansion of Rio Tinto’s…