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Kestrel Gold Inc. ("Kestrel") (TSX VENTURE:KGC) announces that Kevin V. Nephin, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Kestrel, sold 400,000 common shares in the capital of Kestrel ("Common Shares") from his personal holdings through the facilities of the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. at a price of $0.10 per Common Share to clients of a registered dealer. It is intended that Mr. Nephin will be using the net proceeds from this sale to subscribe for 400,000 units of Kestrel at a price of $0.10 per unit pursuant to the non-brokered private placement of Kestrel that was previously announced on September 12, 2012. The units to be acquired by Mr. Nephin, and any securities into which such units may be converted, will be subject to a four (4) month hold period from the date of issue.
Kestrel is a gold exploration corporation headquartered in Canada. Its principal project is the King Solomon Dome property in Canada's Yukon Territory. Kestrel is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.
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