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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Mine Collapse

This year
Death toll in Zimbabwean mine collapse expected to rise to 13
Yesterday, hundreds watched in anguish as rescue workers tried to retrieve bodies from the mine.
At least nine people dead after gold mine collapse in Zimbabwe
The accident occurred yesterday in Chegutu, about 120 kilometres west of the capital Harare.
All time
"Accidents happen" - Turkish PM says government is not to blame for mine collapse
Yusuf Yerkel, advisor to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, sparked outrage when he kicked a protester who was being held by police.
Final 45 miners rescued from China mine
The remaining 45 miners trapped underground since last Thursday have been brought to the surface. Eight people have been confirmed dead following the incident.
Mine explosion leaves 50 workers trapped in China
Seven miners have so far managed to escape from the mine in the centre of the country.