Alrosa says searching for 16 miners after accident at its mine

August 4, 2017

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Rescue teams are searching for 16 workers missing in a mine owned by Russian diamond miner Alrosa after the pit flooded on Friday, the company said.

A total of 102 miners have been already brought to the surface and another 33 miners have been located and are in the process of being evacuated, Alrosa said.

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