Deadliest mining disasters in history

POSTED: 07:05 AM PDT May 14, 2014 

The death toll in Turkey's coal mine fire could top 400, putting it among the world's deadliest mining disasters.

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The death toll in Turkey's coal mine fire could top 400, putting it among the world's worst mining disasters. Here's a look at the deadliest mining disasters in history:

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