Search For Turkish Miners Continues

SEARCH FOR TURKISH MINERS CONTINUES

Rescuers are continuing to hunt for Turkish coal miners missing underground after an explosion that killed over 230 people.

Dozens escaped the collapsed pit, but officials say more than 200 are unaccounted for.

Meanwhile – there are reports Turkish police have fired tear gas and water cannon at around 800 people protesting over the explosion.

Demonstrators were trying to march to the energy ministry in the capital Ankara.

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