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Turkmen President Expresses Condolences to Erdogan on Coal Mine Accident

The President of Turkmenistan expressed his condolences to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over the coal mine accident in the city of Bartın in northern Turkey, which killed dozens of people. This was reported on Sunday by the news program "Vatan" of Turkmen television.

"At this difficult moment, the head of the Turkmen state, on behalf of the people and the government of the country, expressed his sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims and wished a speedy recovery to the injured," the statement reads.

In the evening of October 14, in a coal mine located in northern Turkey at a depth of about 300 meters. More than 100 miners were at the site at the time of the accident, more than half of them managed to evacuate, at least 28 people, another 11 people were hospitalized.

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