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  5/19/2014, Iyar 19, 5774

Turkey Charges 3 Over Mining Disaster

Turkish prosecutors on Sunday charged three people with reckless manslaughter over last week’s mining disaster that left 301 dead, AFP reports.

Rescue operations ended on Saturday in the western town of Soma after the bodies of the last two trapped miners were retrieved following the country's worst ever industrial disaster.