Armed group steals gold from Austral refinery

LOW-profile gold producer Austral Gold says an armed group have stormed its Guanaco-Amancaya mine complex in Chile’s Antofagasta region, making off with around 500 ounces with of gold.

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At today's price of US$1800 per ounce, the stolen gold would be worth around A$900,000.