First Liberty Power Update On Special Shareholder Meeting And Mine Preparation Progress

Las Vegas, NV, Aug. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Power Corp. (OTCQB: FLPC), an innovative anddiversified mine exploration and development company focused on"Mined in America" strategic industrial minerals, today provided anupdate on their upcoming special shareholder's meeting and progressmade on the Fencemaker mine operations preparations. 

First Liberty Power Chairman Bob Reynolds noted a change in thestructure and timing of this important meeting. "The definitivedate of the special shareholder meeting is pending final regulatoryapproval of the company's proxy materials, which we areanticipating to occur shortly," Reynolds said.  "In order toremain compliant with all state and regulatory requirements, anadjustment to the previously planned date of August 15 isrequired.  However, in consideration of the stockholdersalready planning to be at the 2:00pm August 15 thmeeting, we will proceed with having a meeting as scheduled, toprovide a corporate update and respond to any questions from thoseattending or who submit questions in advance.   Allinformation conveyed in this meeting will be posted to ourcorporate website following the meeting.   The moment wehave final approval on our proxy materials, a definitive date forthe special meeting will be announced."

"At First Liberty Power, we strive tocommunicate with our shareholders in open and transparent fashion,"Reynolds said. "So, on behalf of the First Liberty Board andmanagement team, we would like to apologize to our shareholders forany inconvenience this delay may have caused them.  We lookforward to meeting with them on August 15 at our corporateheadquarters (7251 West Lake Mead Blvd., Suite 300, Las Vegas,Nevada)."

In concluding his remarks, Reynolds offered anupdate on the FLPC Fencemaker mine, noting that work continues tomove visibly forward.  The water has been removed from themine and we are now working on the mine water management plan withthe Nevada Department of Environmental Protection. The surroundingdevelopment of the mine area footprint and implementation ofcomponent facilities are being finalized. Surface and Undergroundground support have been prepared and secured for mining, allaccording to the highest standards of safety regulations.

FLPC will continue to use Pathways ofProgress announcements to inform and updateshareholders and stakeholders of advancements in mining andfinancial operations.

ABOUT FIRST LIBERTY POWER CORPORATION(OTCQB: FLPC): First Liberty Power Corporation is aninnovative and diversified mine exploration and development companyfocused on bringing to market "Mined in America" strategicindustrial minerals.  The FLPC corporate philosophy is drivenby a dedication to Pathways of Progress (POP). It is aprogram of best corporate practices designed to rapidly drive thecompany towards mine production/milling, benefitting FLPCshareholders, investors and mining partners and ensuring safety,environmental integrity, and good governance.  Presently, FLPChas interests in four properties: the Fencemaker antimony projectin Nevada, the Lida Valley and Smoky Valley lithium brine projectsin Nevada, and the San Juan vanadium/uranium project in Utah.

Notice Regarding Forward-LookingStatements

This current report contains"forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in Section27A of the United States Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E ofthe Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Statements in this pressrelease which are not purely historical are forward-lookingstatements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans,expectations or intentions regarding the future plans of thecompany, the prospects for our mineral properties, and our abilityto raise necessary working capital.

Actual results could differ from thoseprojected in any forward-looking statements due to numerousfactors, including the inherent uncertainties associated withmineral exploration and difficulties associated with obtainingfinancing on acceptable terms. We are not in control of metalsprices and these could vary to make development uneconomic. Theseforward-looking statements are made as of the date of this newsrelease, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-lookingstatements, or to update the reasons why actual results coulddiffer from those projected in the forward-looking statements.Although we believe that the beliefs, plans, expectations andintentions contained in this press release are reasonable, therecan be no assurance that they will prove to be accurate. Investorsshould consult all of the information set forth herein and shouldalso refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our mostrecent annual report for our last fiscal year, our quarterlyreports, and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time withthe SEC.
CONTACT: For more information contact:         Robert Reynolds (800) 709-1196 

First Liberty Power Corp.