Hansa Cancels Stock Options

Vancouver, Canada - Hansa Resources Ltd. ("Hansa" or the "Company") (TSXv-HRL; Frankfurt-3F2) Mr. John Nugent, President, announces that a total of 800,000 stock options previously granted to certain insiders of the Company have been canceled by mutual agreement between the Company and each of the optionees. The options were granted on September 12, 2012 and were exercisable at a price of $0.10 per share for three years. 


Hansa Resources Limited is a TSX-V and Frankfurt, listed Canadian mineral exploration company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of base and precious metal properties. Hansa Resources is committed to building shareholder value through minimizing risk and maximizing potential value of the Company's projects, utilizing Hansa's highly experienced, flexible and successful Board of Directors and Management.

On behalf of the Board,

"John Nugent"
John Nugent, President

For further information, please visit: www.hansaresources.com

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Nick Pons