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China rescues 11 trapped miners from gold mine after 14 days

China successfully rescued eleven miners that were trapped inside a gold mine after the entrance tunnel collapsed following an explosion on 10 January. TV footage showed the first miner, who was blindfolded to protect his eyes from the light, being lifted out as emergency workers cheered. A total of 22 miners were trapped in the […]

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12 Chinese miners trapped in gold mine after explosion a week ago send note to rescuers

Twelve Chinese miners trapped after an explosion in a gold mine a week ago are still alive, rescuers said. Chinese state media reported the workers managed to send a note saying “don’t stop trying to reach us” to rescuers seven days after the accident. 22 miners were trapped at the Hushan mine near Yantai in […]