Tehran, May 14, IRNA –
Marziyeh Afkham on Wednesday offered Iranˈs sincere condolences to Turkish nation and government over an explosion at a coal mine in the western Turkish province of Manisa.
The explosion and fire in the coal mine killed at least 200 miners and trapped hundreds more on Tuesday, with the death toll expected to rise in the countryˈs worst mining accident for more than two decades.
A faulty electrical transformer is believed to have caused the explosion.
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