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Glencore says copper mine in Peru struck by vandals

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LIMA, Jan 12 (Reuters) - A group of vandals attacked Glencore's Antapaccay copper mine in Peru around noon on Thursday, the company said in a statement.

Two company vehicles were burned and the area around the workers' housing was also hit, according to the statement.

(Reporting by Marco Aquino; Editing by Kylie Madry)

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