Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.
TSX VENTURE : FVI

Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

August 30, 2007 09:15 ET

Fortuna's Chairman, Simon Ridgway, Interviewed by WallSt.net

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2007) - Simon Ridgway, Chairman and Director of Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FVI), will be interviewed this Friday, August 31, 2007 by WallSt.net correspondent Mike Chiavetta. The interview is scheduled for 12:15 p.m. (Pacific time) and the audio portion will be posted on www.wallst.net later that day.

The interview will cover a general overview of the Company, management strengths, recent operational highlights from the Caylloma Mine in Peru, and details on how the Company's President, Jorge A. Ganoza Durant, is fast-tracking the San Jose property in Mexico towards production.

About Fortuna

Fortuna is a growth oriented, silver and base metal producer focused on mining opportunities in Latin America. Our primary assets are the Caylloma Silver Mine in southern Peru and the San Jose Silver-Gold Project in Mexico. The Company is aggressively pursuing additional acquisition opportunities. For more information, please visit our website at www.fortunasilver.com.

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ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Jorge Ganoza Durant, President

Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

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