Drill Program Commences on Eva Kitto Property, Ontario

West Vancouver, British Columbia – April 25, 2012 – International Bethlehem Mining Corporation (the “Company” or “International Bethlehem”) is pleased to announce that its joint venture partner, Rainy Mountain Royalty Corp. (“Rainy Mountain” – TSX.V:RMO), has commenced a drill program on its “Eva Kitto” Property located approximately 190 kilometres northeast of Thunder Bay, Ontario in the Eva and Kitto Townships in the Thunder Bay Mining Division.  The Property is comprised of 16 unpatented, staked mineral claims with 210 claim units and covering an area of 31 square kilometres.  The Property is jointly owned by the Company (15% interest) and Rainy Mountain (85% interest) and Rainy Mountain is acting as the operator for the current exploration program.

Garry Clark, P.Geo., is acting as the Qualified Person for the Eva Kitto property Project, in accordance with regulations under NI 43-101.

For further information, contact Mr. Clive Shallow, Shareholder Communications, at 604-922-2030, or visit the Company’s website at www.bethlehemmining.com

International Bethlehem Mining Corporation

“Ronald A. Coombes”
Ronald A. Coombes, 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.