· January, 2013

Stories about Turkey from January, 2013

Zonguldak Accident Draws Attention to Turkish Miners’ Plight

  11 January 2013

Eight miners were killed due to a gas leak on January 7, 2013. Zonguldak, the main mining city of Turkey, hits the headlines once again with this fatal mine accident. Bloggers, across the political spectrum, were united in condemning the accident and the working conditions of miners in the country.

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