Mexican miners

Relatives of 10 miners trapped since Wednesday after a collapse at a coal mine attend a mass as rescue operations are being carried out at the flooded mine, in the community of Agujita, Sabinas Municipality, Coahuila State, Mexico, on August 6, 2022. - A major operation to rescue 10 trapped Mexican coal miners was approaching a crucial moment on Saturday, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said, raising the hopes of desperate relatives. "Today is a decisive day because, according to the experts, we'll know if it's possible for the divers to enter safely," he tweeted. (Photo by Julio Cesar AGUILAR / AFP)

Desperation deepens for families of trapped Mexican miners

Saturday's effort to rescue 10 Mexican coal miners trapped in a flooded deposit for four days ended with little progress, relatives said, with hopes of reaching any survivors dwindling.
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