Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Seven Dead in Ukraine Mine Blast

Officials in Ukraine said seven miners were killed and nine injured in a gas explosion at a state-owned coal mine Monday. Emergency officials said Tuesday the blast took place in Makeyevka, in eastern Ukraine's mineral-rich Donetsk region. Such explosions are not uncommon in Ukrainian mines, where there is a widespread failure to observe safety regulations.

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter