South African miners return to work after bloody strike

Lonmin workers have celebrated after their employer agreed to pay them up 22% more, following weeks of industrial action.

Many South African miners returned to work today, however protests continued throughout other regions.

South African miners return to work after deal is reached. Credit: Reuters

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Striking SA miners back to work

Striking workers at the Lonmin mine in South Africa are returning to work after agreeing a 22% pay deal, following weeks of industrial action. However protests continue at other mines in the country.