Friday, November 28, 2014   

Nine trapped in mine collapse in Turkey
(08-12 18:35)

Turkey's state-run news agency says a mine has collapsed in the north of the country, trapping nine people inside.
The Anadolu Agency says the collapse occurred Tuesday near the city of Zonguldak, on Turkey's Black Sea coast. There was no immediate information on the miners' condition.
In May, a fire inside a coal mine in western Turkey killed 301 people. It was Turkey's worst mine disaster. --AP   
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