Turkey retains 3 suspects in custody out of 25 detained over deadly mining disaster

May 19, 2014 12:56 AM

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An injured miner is carried to an ambulance after being rescued from a coal mine he was trapped in Soma, a district in Turkey's western province of Manisa May 14, 2014. (Reuters/Yasin Akgul/Depo Photos)

A Turkish court ruled to keep three suspects in custody on Sunday as part of the investigation into the mining disaster in Turkey’s western town of Soma, which killed 301 people and triggered mass protests.

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