Protesters flee from tear gas as mine protests continue

Police have fired teargas at crowds demonstrating in the wake of the Soma mine disaster, according to this photo by Agence France Presse.

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Turkey: 'Mining execs detained' after disaster kills hundreds

Turkish police have detained 19 people, including mining company executives, as part of an investigation into the Soma mining disaster, Reuters have reported citing Turkish media.