274 dead in Turkey's worst-ever mine disaster (16)

The Jakarta Post 2014.05.15 03:50
Desmond Butler and Suzan Fraser, The Associated Press, Soma, Turkey In a relentless procession that ignited wails of grief and flashes of anger, rescue workers coated in grime lumbered out of a mine in western Turkey again and again Wednesday, struggling to carry bodies covered in blankets. The corpses' faces were as black as the coal they worked on daily.
MINER, SOMA, MINE, ERDOGAN, DISASTER, MONOXIDE, Turkey, United Kingdom