AuRo Resources Corp.

AuRo Resources Corp.

February 19, 2013 11:17 ET

AuRo Resources Corp.: Proposed Private Placement Cancelled

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 19, 2013) - AuRo Resources Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:ARU) announces that it is cancelling the proposed private placement announced on December 17, 2012.

The Company has decided to cancel the private placement of Units originally announced on December 17, 2012. The directors of the Company determined that the private placement would be unfair to existing shareholders and is currently not in the best interests of the Company and its shareholders.

About AuRo Resources Corp.

AuRo Resources Corp. is a mineral exploration company with major land positions in two of Colombia's leading gold camps. The Company holds property interests in three of the country's most prolific gold regions in Antioquia, Tolima-Quindio, and Santander-Norte de Santander. AuRo shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol ARU.

On Behalf of AuRo Resources Corp.

Peter Tegart, President and CEO

Neither the 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.

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