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 · Twenty-five miners were killed Monday after a coal mine explosion deep in the rugged hills of West ia, ... December 11, 2009 05:40:00 EST Jan 2010 - ...killed in a suspected underground methane gas explosion at a coal mine in Turkey.The explosion in a ...

Protest erupts in Turkish town where 245 died

 · SOMA, Turkey (AP) -- Anger and grief boiled over into a violent protest Wednesday in the western Turkish town of Soma, where officials said at least 245 miners died in a coal mine explosion and fire. Nearly 450 other miners were rescued, the mining company said, but the fate of an unknown number of others remained unclear in one of the world''s deadliest mining disasters in decades.

Turkey''s Prime Minister Recep Erdogan accused of …

 · A maximum of 18 miners still remain underground inside the devastated coal mine at Soma, with the final death toll expected to be around 300, according to Turkey''s energy minister.

Turkish anti-government protests about mine disaster | …

 · This video is called Turkey Mine Explosion: 200 Dead, 200 Trapped. Translated from NOS TV in the Netherlands: Unrest in Turkish cities about mine disaster Wednesday, May 14th, 2014, 17:50 (Update: 14-05-14, 18:01) Demonstrations in Ankara after the mine ...

Grief and rage of Turkish miners'' relatives | Humanitarian …

 · Grief and rage of Turkish miners'' relatives. Hope for the missing 200 workers is increasingly giving way to feelings of confusion and anger. Soma, Turkey – At the entrance of Turkey''s Soma ...

Turkey mine explosion: Miner reveals the survival …

 · Turkey mine explosion: Miner reveals the survival technique that saved his life – and how he can never go back below ground ... where more than 200 coal miners have died after a mine explosion ...

151 dead, many trapped in Turkish coal mine

 · ANKARA: An explosion and a fire Tuesday killed at least 151 workers at a coal mine in western Turkey and hundreds more remained trapped underground, government officials said as Turkey …

Turkey Mine Disaster Ignites Angry Protests Over …

 · Protests began on Turkey''s streets after it emerged that a proposal to investigate the ill-fated mine was defeated in parliament last month. Rescuers Scramble to Pull Victims From Turkish Mine …

Deaths in the coal mines and union-busting: 100 years ago …

 · 96 years after the Huntly disaster, on November 2010, an explosion at the Pike River coal mine on the West Coast claimed the lives of 29 mine workers. Like the Huntly disaster, the Pike River disaster was the result of an inadequate safety regime due to the de-unionisation of the workers, and was driven by the company''s greed for profits at the expense of safety.

''No hope'': Death toll climbs in Turkish coal mine …

 · A Turkish minister said Thursday that rescue teams have recovered eight more victims from a coal mine in western Turkey raising the death toll to at least 282 after an explosion in the nation''s worst mining accident. Even as hopes for some 150 other miners trapped ...

Turkish regime violence against mine disaster …

 · After clashes, riot police put Turkish disaster mine under lockdown. 19 May 2014. Thousands of Turkish police were mobilized Saturday to suppress protests around the Soma mine, where more than 300 coal miners died last week in the worst industrial disaster in Turkish history. The government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan put the final ...

Mounting fury in Turkey as hopes fade for trapped miners

 · Mounting fury in Turkey as hopes fade for trapped miners. Anger erupted across Turkey as hopes faded Thursday for scores of workers trapped in a collapsed mine …

Turkish coalmine disaster: Police fire tear gas into people …

 · Turkish police have fired tear gas and water cannon at thousands of protesters in the town of Soma, where about 300 miners died in an underground accident. The demonstrators shouted anti ...

It was murder, not an accident | SocialistWorker

 · It was murder, not an accident. An explosion and underground fire at a coal mine in Soma, Turkey, in the western province of Manisa, killed more than 300 people, the worst mine disaster in …

Turkish Coal Mine Deaths Rise to 282

 · The government has said 787 people were inside the coal mine at the time of Tuesday''s explosion. Scores of those rescued suffered injuries. The death toll topped a 1992 gas explosion that killed 263 workers near Turkey''s Black Sea port of Zonguldak.

One-day strike protests Turkish mine disaster

 · ANKARA, Turkey, May 15 (UPI) --Clashes broke out during demonstrations across Turkey, and trade unions organized a one-day strike in protest of the mine disaster that killed at least 282 miners ...

Turkey coal mine explosion: Violent clashes erupt after …

 · Anti-government protests have erupted across cities in Turkey as the death toll from an explosion in a coal mine swelled to at least 280, in the worst mining disaster in …

Turkish Villagers Divided Over New Mine After Soma | Al …

 · One year after this community of 550 lost 11 of its men in the Soma catastrophe, a new coal mine is being built right here on Eldamere''s doorstep. The project is evidence of how Turkey''s coal-rich heartland remains dependent as ever on the mining industry in the aftermath of Turkey…

Riots erupt after hundreds die in Turkey mine disaster

 · SOMA, Turkey — Anger and grief boiled over into a violent protest Wednesday in the western Turkish town of Soma, where officials said at least 274 miners died in a coal mine explosion and fire. ...

Blast hits U.S. embassy in Turkey

 · Emergemcy personnel gather near the side entrance of the U.S. Embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara, after a suspected suicide bomber detonated an explosive device, Friday Feb. 1, 2013.

Soma massacre: anger sweeps Turkey

 · 274 miners have been declared dead and up to a hundred are still trapped underground after an explosion in a Turkish coal mine in the western town of Soma. The accident reveals the ruthless exploitation and extreme inequality behind the economic...

Turkey coal mine disaster: Desperate search at Soma pit

 · Turkey coal mine disaster: Desperate search at Soma pit. Rescuers are hunting desperately for scores of Turkish coal miners still missing after an explosion caused a pit to collapse, killing at ...

Update: Violent protest erupts as death toll rises to 245 …

 · A coal mine in western Turkey collapsed after a power distribution unit exploded Tuesday. Turkish officials raised the death toll to 245 Wednesday as rescue units continue to search for 120 miners ...

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 · Turkey erupts in protest over death of 274 coal miners and country''s dire safety record as crowds call for ... 2005: 214 miners die after an explosion deep in a coal …

Turkey coal mine accident leaves hundreds trapped

 · ANKARA, Turkey - Rescuers struggled to reach more than 200 miners trapped underground early Wednesday after an explosion and fire at a coal mine in …

Turkey''s ruling party condemns attack on opposition leader

 · Turkey''s ruling Justice and Development Party condemned the attack on the leader of the Turkish opposition Republican People''s Party Kemal Kilicdaroglu in Ankara. Baku, Azerbaijan, April 22 …

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explosion and a fire killed at least 201 workers at a coal mine in western Turkey and hundreds more ... began drilling more than 48 hours after a methane explosion in a New Zealand mine trapped 29 ...

Hundreds trapped in Turkish coal mine

 · ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — At least 200 people have been left trapped underground after an explosion and fire at a coal mine in western Turkey that killed one miner, an official said Tuesday. Local administrator Mehmet Bahattin Atci said 20 people were rescued from the mine in the town of Soma, in the province of Manisa, about 250 kilometers (155 miles) south of Istanbul.

3 Reasons Amnesty is Concerned About Turkey''s …

 · Relatives of the victims of the coal mine fire in Turkey check lists of the dead miners. An explosion and fire followed an electrical fault killed at least 232 miners and injured many others (Photo Credit: Cem Oksuz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images).

Turkey Coal Mine: Latest News, Photos, Videos on Turkey …

 · At least 201 people were killed and hundreds more remained trapped underground after an explosion at a coal mine in western Turkey, the government said …

Grief Turns to Violence in Turkey as Prime Minister Calls …

 · Violence has erupted in the industrial town of Soma, Turkey, the site of a mine collapse that killed at least 238 workers, as relatives of the dead and missing direct their rage at the Turkish ...

Grief, Tears in Turkey After Coal Mine Explosion Kills …

Protesters clash with Turkish police in Ankara, Turkey, May 14, 2014, during a demonstration gathering hundreds after more than 200 people were killed in an explosion at a mine.

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