International Bethlehem Grants Stock Options

June 22, 2009

West Vancouver, British Columbia " June 22, 2009 " International Bethlehem Mining Corp. (the “Company”) announces that, in accordance with the terms of the Company’s stock option plan, the Company has granted 1,345,000 incentive stock options to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants at an exercise price of $0.10 per share for a term of 5 years.

The Company is in the business of the exploration and development of mineral resource properties. The Company is currently focused on the exploration and development of the “Eva Kitto” PGE Property located near the town of Beardmore, Ontario and approximately 180 km north-northeast of Thunder Bay, Ontario (as referred to in the Company’s news release dated January 26, 2009).

For further information, contact Mr. Clive Shallow, investor communications at 604-922-2030 or visit the Company’s new website at

International Bethlehem Mining Corp.

“Ronald A. Coombes”
Ronald A. Coombes, President & CEO


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