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    • 15 dead after dam collapse at Siberian mine

      15 dead after dam collapse at Siberian mine

      At least 15 gold miners were killed on Saturday when a dam collapsed, flooding an artisanal mining encampment in a remote part of Siberia, officials said. Heavy rains had weakened the dam and water broke through, sweeping away several cabins where the artisan miners lived, about 160 km south of the city of Krasnoyarsk.

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