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3 days of official mourning announced as a 15-year-old confirmed dead in #Soma mining disaster

In Uncategorized on May 14, 2014 at 10:20

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One of 201 miners who have lost their lives in the Soma mining disaster was only 15 years old
Diyarbakır'dan mesaj: Soma'ya yardıma hazırız
The operator of the mine where more than 200 workers died after an accident on May 13 shut down its website on May 14 amid reactions

Turkey mine explosion: rescue operation live updates

  • Energy minister says 201 miners have been killed
  • Hundreds of miners still trapped underground
  • More than 360 evacuated
  • Prime minister Erdogan to visit the Soma mine

8.27am BST

Injured miners are still emerging from the shaft, according to Hurriyet.

Bakan Taner Yıldız: 201 işçi kardeşimizi kaybettik

 

More than 3,000 people have been killed in mining accidents across Turkey since 1941, mostly due to fires, landslide or explosions.

Liverpool acıyı paylaştı

 

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