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Russian coal mine blast kills up to 18

The Komi region is located north east of Moscow. Picture: Google Maps

The Komi region is located north east of Moscow. Picture: Google Maps

  • by THOMAS GROVE
 

AN UNDERGROUND methane gas explosion killed up to 18 coal miners in northern Russia yesterday and President Vladimir Putin dispatched his disasters minister to the scene.

 
 
 

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