VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 3, 2012) -
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Newstrike Capital Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NES) ("Newstrike" or the "Company") announces that its wholly-owned Mexican subsidiary, Minera Aurea, has entered into a purchase option agreement for certain privately held land parcels at the Ana Paula Project in Guerrero State, Mexico. The Company will acquire 100% ownership in approximately 935.85 hectares by making staged payments over the next four years for a total of C$983,624 (based on a 13.32 Mexican peso exchange rate the day of signing). This agreement is pending final registration with the Mexican Government.
About Newstrike (TSX VENTURE:NES)
Newstrike Capital Inc. is a gold-silver focused explorer, targeting known and historic mining districts in Mexico. Current management and directors co-discovered Goldcorp's and Teck's significant discoveries in Guerrero Gold Belt in Guerrero State, currently in advanced stages of exploration and production.
Newstrike holds a 100% interest in certain exploration properties in Mexico located within two established mining districts; the gold-bearing oxidized iron skarn-porphyry camp of the Guerrero Gold Belt, and the polymetallic Ag-Au-Cu rich epithermal camp of the mining districts of Oaxaca State.Neither the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV") nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSXV) has reviewed, nor do they accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of, this release.