Unrest as Turkey begins Soma mine disaster trial
Dozens of managers and employees went on trial over Turkey's worst mining disaster, which left 301 coalminers dead. Soma Mine Disaster Grief and Rage as Turkey Buries Dead. Grieving relatives buried victims from the Soma mine disaster in simple graves Thursday. Eleven months after 301 coal miners died in Turkey, managers and inspectors are standing trial. Turkish starts trial into Soma mining disaster.
An explosion and a fire at a coal mine in western
Rescuers carry the body of a miner from the Eynez mine, Soma, a district in Turkey's western province of Manisa. 301 men died in the mine. On, a fire broke out following an explosion in a mine located in the Soma district of Turkey's western province of Manisa. On, an explosion at a coal mine in Soma, Manisa, Turkey, caused an underground mine fire, which burned until 15 May. In total, 301 people were.
Turkey mine disaster Raw anger in Soma a year on -
A fire had broken out in the local coal mine in Soma. One of the pits was engulfed with carbon monoxide. It was Turkey's worst ever industrial. Widows of coal miners say they have been left to face the future on their own after an explosion and fire at a mine in Soma killed 301 men in.