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Ukraine Mine Blast Kills Dozens CBS News

Jul 20, 2004 · Methane Explosion Deep In Coal Mine Kills At Least 31. The blast Monday night hit a section of the mine in the Donetsk region, about 3,180 feet below the

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Traffic on road from Dnipro to Zaporizhzhia blocked due to

Today morning, miners of the coal mine ''Kurakhivska'' of the StateOwned Enterprise ''Selidivvugillia'' started a protest against wage arrears. During their action, the road that connects Mariupol with the rest of the Donetsk region was blocked.

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Miners swell rebel ranks in east Ukraine as pits close

Dec 12, 2014 · Workers stand at coal mine number 22 "Kommunar" in the village of Nizhnyaya Krynka, east of Donetsk, in this November 6, 2014 file photo. or because they lost their jobs when their pits closed

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Donets''k Region Regions of Ukraine MFA of Ukraine

Powerful industrial Donetsk Region is situated in the steppe zone of the southeastern part of Ukraine. It was established on July 17, 1932. The area is 26.5 thousand square km, or 4.4% of the total territory of Ukraine. By number of the population (about 5 million people) Donetsk Region

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Mines vital to both sides in Ukraine, but miners are

Nov 02, 2014 · DONETSK, Ukraine Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk

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War Is Not The Only Grave Problem For Eastern Ukraine Coal

Jan 09, 2015 · The other Achilles heel of the Ukrainian coal industry is maintenance of the nonmarket pricing, a key role in which is played by "The Coal of Ukraine" State Enterprise that buys the coal from state mines and resells it to the power plants. Battle for Donetsk continues in

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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war

Oct 31, 2014 · Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine''s eastern industrial heartland.

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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war WTOP

Nov 01, 2014 · Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine''s eastern industrial heartland. Coal output in the Donetsk region

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Eastern Ukrainian miners yearn for Russia, bygone Soviet

Apr 30, 2014 · Eastern Ukrainian miners yearn for Russia, bygone Soviet era. Previously, he risked his life working at an illegal coal mine in the Donetsk region, Ukraine''s industrial heartland now roiled by political unrest. Andrey worked at a legal mine for five years, but it closed down. Now illegal mining is the only work he can find. He makes

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"Asset redistribution": why Ukrainian coal mines are on

Ukrainian miners are preparing to hold a protest rally in Kiev on August 25 and demand that the authorities pay off wage arrears. According to the head of the Independent Trade Union of Ukraine, workers of the Kurakhovskaya mine loed in the Donetsk region can take this step. Previously, strikes swept through a number of other coalmining regions of the country.

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Donets Basin region, Europe Britannica.com

Donets Basin, large mining and industrial region of southeastern Europe, notable for its large coal reserves. The coalfield lies in southeastern Ukraine and in the adjoining region of southwestern Russia. The principal exploited area of the field covers nearly 9,000 square miles (23,300 square km)

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Globe in Ukraine: In a former mining town, nostalgia for

Globe in Ukraine: In a former mining town, nostalgia for Soviet era Open this photo in gallery: A man wearing a Soviet military hat poses for a picture outside a regional government building in

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Imprint of the "Wheel" in the Carboniferous Sandstones in

I''d like to present a surprising finding of a "wheel" imprint made in sandstones of "Western" mine in Donetsk, Rostov region at a depth of 900 m from the surface while drilling the coking coal stratum J 3 "Sukhodolsky" in 2008.

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Coal Mines In Eastern Ukraine Go Underground Worldcrunch

DONETSK — Komsomolets Donbas is one of the largest coal mines in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine. But for more than a year now, it''s been out of operation due to serious damage suffered by the war. There are holes from falling explosives. The electricity has been interrupted. And the

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Undermined: how the state is selling out Ukraine''s coal

Dec 19, 2016 · Chelyuskintsev mine in Donetsk region. (с) Alexey Kudenko / RIA Novosti. only fuels the arguments of those who want the state mines closed. More than 70% of all the coal

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East Ukraine protesters joined by miners on the barricades

Apr 12, 2014 · Pit strikes in the Donetsk region helped bring about the breakup of the USSR – now unrest is stirring again. A miner''s work is tough, especially in the ageing coal mines of the Donbass

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Illegal mines profitable, but at massive cost to nation

Jul 08, 2011 · Donetsk police said they had closed 55 illegal mines in the region just this year, filling them with sand and other materials. But new ones are constantly opening up and closed ones dug out. No one can say for sure how many illegal mines are in operation in Ukraine.

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Donetsk Oblast Wikipedia

Its administrative center is Donetsk however, its Regional State Administration has been temporarily reloed to Kramatorsk because of the ongoing crisis in Donetsk. Historically, the region is an important part of the Donbas region. Until November 1961, it bore the name Stalino Oblast as Donetsk was then named "Stalino" in honour of Joseph

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New ILO Project to Target Ukrainian mines Health and

Mining is a major industry in the Ukraine, employing 220,000 workers. There are more than 200 mines spread over the Donetsk, Luhanks and Dnipro region in the East, Lviv and Volyn regions in the West, and Zaporizhia region in the South. However, mining is one of the most hazardous industrial sectors.

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Donbas: the new exclusion zone

The Donbas mines have only been flooded once — during the Second World War. Then, the Soviet Union needed five years to get rid of all the water. After the war, the amount of coal extracted increased significantly. Pumping water from closed mines to avoid ground contamination and sinkhole risks is

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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war KSL.com

Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine''s eastern industrial heartland.

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The Struggle Of Eastern Ukraine''s Coal Miners

Aug 30, 2016 ·ł A worker waits as miners ascend to the surface at the Ukraina coal mine. As well as war, coal mines in the east of Ukraine are facing the problem of

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Miners swell rebel ranks in east Ukraine as pits close

Dec 12, 2014 · Workers stand at coal mine number 22 "Kommunar" in the village of Nizhnyaya Krynka, east of Donetsk, in this November 6, 2014 file photo. or because they lost their jobs when their pits closed

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Coal mining towns of Ukraine''s Donetsk region establish a

Coal mining towns Donetsk region are currently facing common challenges. The cost of the extraction of coal in Ukraine far exceeds its market price. The state covers the difference annually, but billions of hryvnias (UAH) in subsidies are exhausting the budget. These towns are heavily dependent on the coal

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In Lugansk region closed down an illegal mine – Ukrop News 24

In Lugansk region closed down an illegal mine. Posted By newsmaker on January 15, the staff of special forces of tax police of the Phantom with the participation of the battalion of special police closed the mine, where illegally mined coal. In an abandoned mine in the Donetsk region

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Two Workers Die In Coal Mine Accident In Pokrovsk Report

Jun 17, 2019 ·絰 International reported that two miners deceased during the works at a coal mine in Pokrovsk, Donetsk region. One of the men was crushed against the wall another one ended up

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Donbass Miners and the People''s Republics Warscapes

Jul 15, 2014 · A general strike in 1993, which involved 230 of the region''s 250 mines and 400 other enterprises, demanded a referendum on regional autonomy, closer ties to Russia, and the resignation of the political leadership in Kyiv. More recently, in April, Donetsk miners stormed government buildings, pressing their demands.

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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war KSL.com

Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine''s eastern industrial heartland.

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Donbass Wikipedia

Donbass is dominated by heavy industry, such as coal mining and metallurgy. The region takes its name from an abbreviation of the term "Donets Coal Basin" (Ukrainian: Донецький вугільний басейн, Russian: Донецкий угольный бассейн), and while annual extraction of coal

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Coal Mines In Eastern Ukraine Go Underground Worldcrunch

DONETSK — Komsomolets Donbas is one of the largest coal mines in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine. But for more than a year now, it''s been out of operation due to serious damage suffered by the war. There are holes from falling explosives. The electricity has been interrupted. And the

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Donbas: the new exclusion zone

The Donbas mines have only been flooded once — during the Second World War. Then, the Soviet Union needed five years to get rid of all the water. After the war, the amount of coal extracted increased significantly. Pumping water from closed mines to avoid ground contamination and sinkhole risks is

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Donets''k Region Regions of Ukraine MFA of Ukraine

Powerful industrial Donetsk Region is situated in the steppe zone of the southeastern part of Ukraine. It was established on July 17, 1932. The area is 26.5 thousand square km, or 4.4% of the total territory of Ukraine. By number of the population (about 5 million people) Donetsk Region

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Eastern Ukrainian miners yearn for Russia, bygone Soviet

Apr 30, 2014 · Eastern Ukrainian miners yearn for Russia, bygone Soviet era. Previously, he risked his life working at an illegal coal mine in the Donetsk region, Ukraine''s industrial heartland now roiled by political unrest. Andrey worked at a legal mine for five years, but it closed down. Now illegal mining is the only work he can find. He makes

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No casualties in fire at coal mine in Toretske, Donetsk

Oct 07, 2019 · A fire occurred at Shakhta Tsentralna coal mine in the settlement of Toretske. 212 mountaineers were successfully taken to the surface, as the State Emergencies Service reported.. The fire broke at the depth of 1026 meters. "No victims or injured ones () the mine''s work has been suspended temporarily" the message said.

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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine''s war

Oct 31, 2014 · Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine''s eastern industrial heartland.

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Strike. Donbas Miners Recall Protests of the ''90s

Sep 23, 2019 · They started in Russia''s Kuzbass on July 10, 1989, and spread to Ukraine''s Donetsk region a week later. Half a million miners suspended their work. The general economic crisis in the Soviet Union added to the problems of the mining industry – production deaths, inefficient management of mines, the requirement to produce more and more coal.

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Gorlovka city, Ukraine guide

During the Soviet period, the city was an important coal mining center with the population of 337,000 (1979). In recent years, a lot of mines were closed, and Gorlovka population reduced by 20%. There are industrial plants of 10 branches, among them the largest is the chemical one (52%) of all output.

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