UPDATE 2-Hopes dim for 18 workers trapped in Turkish mine

October 28, 2014 11:53 PM

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ISTANBUL Oct 28 (Reuters) - Hopes were fading on Tuesday that 18 miners who were trapped in a flooded coal mine in southern Turkey would be rescued.

Rescue teams, including divers, continued their work at the mine outside of the town of Ermenek in Karaman province, about 110 km (70 miles) north of Turkey's Mediterranean coastline.

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