Guru, the PDL has been a Gabriel supporter....you are not making linkages are you?  As for those whose honesty you do question, please provide factual evidence of their dishonesty. 

For me the information comes via good friends in Romania, who would love to see the project proceed, but, in an open and transparent manner.  The good people of Romania spent too many years being forced to accept things without openness and transparency and will not tolerate it now, and Baie Mare is not a distant memory for them.