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Soma Mine Accident

Turkey Union Calls For Mass Strike Over Mine Disaster

Reuters | Posted 07.20.2014 | World

By Humeyra Pamuk SOMA, Turkey, May 20 (Reuters) - The main labor union in a Turkish town hit by the nation's worst mining dis...

14 Turkish Miners Shared Last Breaths In Refuge Chamber

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 05.15.2014 | World

Hopes faded for nearly 150 miners still missing after a fire raged through a coal mine in the Turkish town of Soma on Tuesday. Dogan News Agency r...

Public Outraged As Death Toll Passes 250 From Turkish Mine Disaster

AP | DESMOND BUTLER and SUZAN FRASER | Posted 07.14.2014 | World

SOMA, Turkey (AP) — Women sang songs about departed miners Thursday over the graves of relatives killed in Turkey's worst mining accident, even as m...