Colt Resources intersects 11.96g/t Au over 10.83m, including 31.07g/t Au over 3.40m at its Boa Fé Gold Project, Southern Portugal

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MONTRÉAL, Feb. 7, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Colt Resources Inc. ("Colt" or the "Company") (TSXV: GTP) (FRA: P01) (OTCQX: COLTF) is pleased to announce that it has received final analytical results for four holes from the ongoing drilling campaign on its Boa Fé gold project, located within the Company's 100% owned 47Km2 Boa Fé Experimental Mining License (EML) in southern Portugal. The Boa Fé EML is completely surrounded by the Company's 100% owned (732Km2) Montemor exploration concession.

The results are highlighted as follows:

Drill hole BFCH-11-005 (Inclined -45o to 085) - 175.70m deep
  From (m) To (m) Grade g/t Au Interval (m)*
  45.90 75.30 2.60 29.40
(Including) 56.00 66.40 3.86 10.40
Drill hole BFCH-11-006 (Vertical) - 51.89m deep
  From (m) To (m) Grade g/t Au Interval (m)*
  44.70 48.40 1.10 3.70
Drill hole BFCH-11-007 (Vertical) - 87.00m deep
  From (m) To (m) Grade g/t Au Interval (m)*
  9.65 20.50 11.96 10.85
(Including) 10.60 14.00 31.07 3.40
Drill hole BFCH-12-001 (Vertical) - 55.24m deep
  From (m) To (m) Grade g/t Au Interval (m)*
  40.15 45.20 3.30 5.05

* True Width has not been determined at this time.

Nikolas Perrault, President and CEO of Colt, stated, "We are very pleased with these results which add further confidence to our understanding of the geology and mineralization when combined with results from the very extensive database that we acquired as part of the property acquisition."

Program Strategy

Gold mineralization has been identified in several shallow deposits along a shear zone that extends over some 30 Kilometers.  Previous drilling was focussed on the highest grading portions of gold anomalies that closely follow the regional shear.  Minimal drilling has been performed to test depth extensions below an average of 100 metres or along strike between known mineralized deposits.  Given the shear zone style of mineralization and extensive gold anomalies in soils, there is good potential to build upon previous work that supported several non NI 43-101 compliant resource estimates that range from 150koz to 550koz of gold as defined over the period 1991-2008 (see press release March 7, 2011).

Colt's initial work program during the first half of 2012 is designed to confirm and expand upon extensive historical drilling and trenching performed by previous operators.  The company has commenced the implementation of an aggressive advanced stage exploration campaign consisting of a combination of vertical and inclined drill holes positioned to confirm previous drilling results at the Chaminé, Casas Novas and Ligeiro deposits.  Geophysical exploration including resistivity and seismic methods are also being employed. This work will greatly expand the geological, geotechnical and metallurgical knowledge base.  Our geological team is testing the geological models proposed by previous operators so as to move forward with increased confidence towards resource delineation and mine development.  High priority regional targets identified through field prospecting will also be tested. The results of this phase of work will form the basis for an initial NI 43-101 resource estimate to be prepared later in 2012 covering several previously drilled gold bearing deposits within the Boa Fé EML.

Quality Assurance / Quality Control (QA/QC)

Sample intervals are reported as metres (m) down hole and as such do not represent true widths of mineralized intersections. The morphology of the gold mineralization is yet to be determined.

All drill core is transported by Company personnel from drill site to a nearby secure storage facility for logging and sampling. Sampling intervals are defined after core logging and determination of probable high grade zones based on visible mineralisation and favourable structure. One half of the core is sent for analysis, while the other half is retained in the core boxes for future reference.

All samples are sent by courier to ALS Chemex's facility in Seville, Spain, where they undergo sample preparation. The resulting pulps are shipped by ALS to their laboratory in Romania for gold assay and routine ICP multi-element analysis. Gold analysis for all samples is done via method "Au - AA23" (Au by fire assay and AAS, 30g nominal sample weight). The detection limit for this method is 5 ppb. For every sample with Au values over 3 ppm, the pulp is re-analyzed by method "Au - GRA21" (Au by fire assay and gravimetric finish, 30g nominal sample weight). The detection range for this method is 0.05-1000 ppm.

A set of standards and blanks has been inserted by Colt into the sample stream on a regular basis in addition to the laboratory's own internal QA/QC standards and duplicates. QA/QC results to date are well within the accepted norm.

About Colt Resources Inc.

Colt Resources Inc. is a Canadian junior exploration company engaged in acquiring, exploring, and developing mineral properties with an emphasis on gold and tungsten. It is currently focused on advanced stage exploration projects in Portugal, where it is the largest lease holder of mineral concessions.

SRK ES Director - Gareth O'Donovan CEng MSc BA (Hons) FIMMM FGS, is the independent qualified person, as defined in NI 43‐101, for Colt's projects in Portugal.   Mr. O'Donovan has reviewed the content of this press release, and consents to the information provided in the form and context in which it appears.

The Company's shares trade on the TSX‐V, symbol: GTP; the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, symbol: P01; and, the OTCQX, symbol: COLTF.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Certain of the information contained in this news release may contain "forward-looking information". Forward-looking information and statements may include, among others, statements regarding the future plans, costs, objectives or performance of Colt Resources Inc. (the "Company"), or the assumptions underlying any of the foregoing. In this news release, words such as "may", "would", "could", "will", "likely", "believe", "expect", "anticipate", "intend", "plan", "estimate" and similar words and the negative form thereof are used to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results, and will not necessarily be accurate indications of whether, or the times at or by which, such future performance will be achieved. Forward-looking statements and information are based on information available at the time and/or management's good-faith belief with respect to future events and are subject to known or unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other unpredictable factors, many of which are beyond the Company's control. These risks, uncertainties and assumptions include, but are not limited to, those described under "Risk Factors" in the Company's revised annual information form dated April 20, 2011 available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in any forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, nor does the Company undertake any obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking information or statements contained in this news release to reflect subsequent information, events or circumstances or otherwise, except if required by applicable laws.

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.

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SOURCE COLT RESOURCES INC.

For further information:

Nikolas Perrault, 
President & CEO 
Colt Resources Inc. 
Tel: +351-219-119813
Fax: (514) 843-7704
info@coltresources.com

Declan Costelloe CEng, 
Executive Vice President and COO
Colt Resources Inc. 
Tel: +351-219-119813
Fax: (514) 843-7704
info@coltresources.com

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