Turkey Detains 19 People in Connection with Mine Disaster (51)

Saudi Press Agency 2014.05.18 17:47
Istanbul, Rajab 19, 1435, May 18, 2014, SPA - Turkish authorities have detained 19 people in connection with the mining disaster that killed 301 workers in Soma, western Turkey, Hurriyet Daily reported on Sunday. According to dpa, officials from the mine's operator, Soma Holding, are reportedly among those being held. The company is facing criticism about safety deficiencies at the mine.
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