Precious stone miner Gemfields started evacuating personnel and employees from one of its operations in Mozambique after an attack by insurgents at a neighbouring mine on Thursday.

Montepuez Ruby Mining (MRM), in which Gemfields owns a 75% stake, started the evacuations after the attack at the ruby mine belonging to Gemrock, about 12km southeast of MRM’s operations in Cabo Delgado in the north of the country...

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