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Abcourt Mines Inc.: Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders to Be Held on December 7, 2012

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Abcourt Mines Inc.: Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders to Be Held on December 7, 201216:59 EST Wednesday, November 07, 2012MONT-ST-HILAIRE, QUÉBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - Nov. 7, 2012) -Mr. Renaud Hinse, President and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI)(BERLIN:AML)(FRANKFURT:AML) (the "Company"), reports to the Company's shareholders that Mr. Glenn Mullan and Mr. Christian Jens Zinke have resigned as directors of the Company as of November 5, 2012. Mr. Hinse and the Board of Directors would like to thank Mr. Mullan and Mr. Zinke for their valuable contribution to the Company over the past year and to wish them the best of luck in their future respective projects. Mr. Hinse would also like to remind shareholders that the Annual and Special Meeting of shareholders has been called to be held on December 7, 2012, at Beloeil, Quebec. The proxy documents pertaining to this Meeting will be sent to shareholders in the coming days. At this Meeting, two new nominees will be named for election as directors of the Company, Mr. André De Guise, P. Mining Eng., and Mr. Yves Usereau, CPA and CA. As the Company's projects are in a more advanced stage, these new directors will bring their experience and expertise to the development of the Company. Mr. De Guise has a thirty five year experience in management and operation of mining and manufacturing facilities and Mr. Usereau has expertise in financial and mining investments in the gold and silver industry. About Abcourt Mines Inc. Abcourt Mines Inc. is an exploration and development company with strategically located properties in northwestern Quebec, Canada. The Elder Mine with 43-101 gold resources, the Abcourt-Barvue Project with 43-101 silver-zinc ore reserves and resources and the Aldermac property with historical copper-zinc resources are all former producers. Abcourt is now focused on bringing the Elder and Abcourt-Barvue projects back into production with Elder as the first priority. At the same time the company is working on other projects (Aldermac, Vezza, Jonpol and Vendome) to increase its mineral resources inventory. A 43-101 resource calculation was completed in July, 2012, for the Elder Mine. A positive 43-101 feasibility study was completed by GENIVAR in 2007 on the Abcourt-Barvue Project. In addition, mill equipment was purchased. To know more about Abcourt, please visit our web site at and SEDAR. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Contact Information: Renaud Hinse, President and CEO819 768-2857 or 450 446-5511819 768-5475 or 450 446-3550 (FAX)rhinse@abcourt.comSteve Zinanni, Caliber Investor Relations(647) 699-9957Cell: (647)